Xinhua News Agency Tianjin, January 4(Reporter Zhou Runjian)\" Xiao Han Lian Da Lu, Huanque base new nest.\" The Chinese Astronomical Calendar shows that at 05:30 on January 6, the \"Little Cold\" solar term marks the official start of the winter season.
Experts said that the festival, the coldest \"39\" period of the year,\" dripping water into ice hands difficult to ease,\" but the flavor of the year is also getting stronger and stronger, people began to enter the \"busy year\" rhythm, start the various preparations for the Spring Festival.
Zhao Zhiheng, director of the Tianjin Astronomical Society, said:'The Lesser Cold is a solar term that reflects climate change, starting on January 5 or 6 of the Gregorian calendar every year when the sun reaches 285 degrees Huang Jing. This year's Lesser Cold on January 6, when the \"29\" day 7, and January 9 into the \"39\", also happened to be in the small cold gas. At this time, strong cold air and cold wave activity is frequent, is the coldest season of the year.
“Lesser Cold Greater Cold, Cold Ice Group. Astronomy and health experts warn that at this time, the public should do a good job of cold and warm measures, especially the elderly and frail, pay attention to the head, abdomen, back and foot to keep warm, but also pay attention to the prevention of respiratory disease attacks. In addition, should eat more warm food, such as jujube, radish, orange, beef, chicken and so on, can improve the body's cold resistance.
“Don't worry about it." Lesser Cold season, although the weather is cold, but the market red spring couplets, auspicious blessing, all remind people that the old age is near dusk, the new year will be on the stage.
“Lesser Cold, prepare for the New Year. On january 2nd, mr. zhao said," after the year of wax," and with the arrival of small cold, the taste of the year will become more and more intense, the people in a foreign country began to pack up the mood, pack the bags of the year, ready to go home for the new year, and the family began to prepare a variety of year goods, looking forward to distant relatives.