24 Solar Terms: Start of Spring
The traditional Chinese lunar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. Start of Spring (Chinese: 立春 Li Chun ), the first solar term of the year, begins this year on Feb 4 and ends on Feb 18.
Feb 04, 2020
24 Solar Terms: Rain Water
Falling on February 19 this year, Rain Water is the time when temperatures begin to rise and rain becomes more frequent.
Feb 19, 2020
24 Solar Terms: Awakening of Insects
Welcome to the Jing Zhe Term, or the term of “Awakening of Insects”, which signals the rise in temperature and increased rainfall. The term falls on March 5 and ends on March 19 this year.
Mar 05, 2020
24 Solar Terms: Spring Equinox
The Spring Equinox (Chun Fen, “春分” in Chinese) , the 4th term of the 24 traditional Chinese solar terms, falls on March 20 this year.
Mar 21, 2020
24 Solar Terms: Tomb-sweeping Day
The Tomb-sweeping Day (also known as the Qingming Festival) is a traditional Chinese festival when people go to pay homage to their ancestors.