Winter Solstice-the shortest day of the year

Winter Solstice
Winter Solstice
tangyuan
tangyuan
dumplings
dumplings

In China, it is called Dongzhi. Traditionally, the Winter Solstice is also a time for the family to get together.  In the southern parts of China, people making and eating of tangyuan or balls of glutinous rice, which symbolize reunion. But in northern China, people  typically eat dumplings on Winter Solstice.

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