September 2021 | Balance

September 2021 | Balance Among the 24 solar terms, White Dew is the most poetic one. Time, as if by magic, makes the climate so pleasant. The crystal dew begins to turn white; the breeze starts to cool from tonight White Dew is the 15th solar term of this year and the third one in autumn. A Collective Interpretation of the Seventy-two Phenological terms said,…

August 2021 | Harvest

August 2021 | Harvest “Clouds in the sky cover the color of summer, and the sound of leaves shows the beginning of autumn.” Beginning of Autumn – Waiting for the Harvest Into August, the heat gradually recedes, and cool breezes blow in the morning and evening. The sky is clear and bright, gradually filtering out the color of summer. The leaves of the Chinese parasol…

July 2021 | Calm

  July 2021 | Calm With iced Beijing “Coke” in the fridge, who’s afraid of the hot, dog days? Health Preservation During Major Heat Suppose the following scenario: You turn on the air conditioner, take out a chilled watermelon from the refrigerator, and let out a deep and satisfied sigh about all the blessings that modern technology can bring amid a blazing summer day. Do…

June 2021 | Bold

  June 2021 | Bold Live on this precious earth, where the sun is strong and the water waves are gentle. –Haizi, “Living on this Precious Earth” Wellness tips for the Summer Solstice On the day of Summer Solstice (on June 21 this year), the sun almost directly shines on the Tropic of Cancer. Daytime lasts the longest in the northern hemisphere in the whole…

May 2021 | Embrace

  May 2021 | Embrace May all the uneasiness be blown away by the summer breeze while the joy and happiness bloom like the summer flowers blossoming in the bright and vigorous season. The Beginning of Summer No idea whether you share the same feeling with me. When you opened the door someday this May, the scorching sun and the green mountain in the distance…

April 2021 | Cleanse

April 2021 | Cleanse GRAIN RAIN IS THE LAST SOLAR TERM OF SPRING According to the Florilegium (Qun Fang Pu in Chinese),  “the Grain Rain comes in 15 days after the Bright and Clear. Rain represents the harmony between the heaven and the earth, and it vitalizes the grains.” The Grain Rain literally means “the rain nourishing the hundreds of grains.” From this day on,…