N°10118
Element The Twenty-Four Solar Terms, knowledge in China of time and practices developed through observation of the sun’s annual motion (China)
Inscribed in 2016 (11.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Title EN: On winter solstice, the communities in Sanmen County, Zhejiang Province, organize grand and solemn folkloric activities for upholding winter worship, expressing their gratitude for the nature and ancestors.