People Make Dumplings to Celebrate Winter Solstice Festival

December 21, 2017
Editor: Candy Liao
Students and their teacher make dumplings together to celebrate the upcoming Winter Solstice festival at Mingde Elementary School in Guangping County in Handan City, north China's Hebei Province, Dec. 20, 2017. Winter Solstice, the shortest day of the year, falls on Dec. 22 this year. In Chinese culture, it marks the beginning of deep winter and a break from farming in traditional agricultural society. It is also a time for family gatherings. [Xinhua/Cheng Xuehu]
Students and their teacher make dumplings together to celebrate the upcoming Winter Solstice festival at Yuezhuang Kindergarten in Yiyuan County of Zibo City, east China's Shandong Province, Dec. 21, 2017. Winter Solstice, the shortest day of the year, falls on Dec. 22 this year. In Chinese culture, it marks the beginning of deep winter and a break from farming in traditional agricultural society. It is also a time for family gatherings. [Xinhua/Cheng Xuehu]
A foreign student learns to make dumplings to celebrate the upcoming Winter Solstice festival at an Arts and Science College under Shanxi Normal University in Linfen, northwest China's Shanxi Province, Dec. 20, 2017. Winter Solstice, the shortest day of the year, falls on Dec. 22 this year. In Chinese culture, it marks the beginning of deep winter and a break from farming in traditional agricultural society. It is also a time for family gatherings. [Xinhua/Yan Ruipeng]
Students, their teachers and parents make dumplings together to celebrate the upcoming Winter Solstice festival at Liuqi Elementary School in Fuyang City, east China's Anhui Province, Dec. 21, 2017. Winter Solstice, the shortest day of the year, falls on Dec. 22 this year. In Chinese culture, it marks the beginning of deep winter and a break from farming in traditional agricultural society. It is also a time for family gatherings.[Xinhua/Wang Biao]

 

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