Locals welcome Winter Solstice with rice cake
en.hangzhou.com.cn   2021-12-23 15:19   Source:China Daily

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Winter Solstice (Chinese: 冬至), the 22nd solar term of the year, falls on Dec 21 this year. On this day, Hangzhou locals will have rice cake, or niangao, which literally means new year's cake and is a homonym for getting better in the new year.

Author:  Editor:Wang Jian