Deng Mng-Dao, The living

Lunar Months and Solar Terms in 2017

 

Slight Cold (Xiao Han)

Jan 5

 

Great Cold (Da Han)

Jan 20

First Moon, Spring Festival

 

Jan 28

 

Spring Begins (Li Chun)

Feb 3

 

Rain Water (Yu Shui)

Feb 18

Second Moon

 

Feb 26

 

Insects Awaken (Jing Zhe)

Mar 5

 

Spring Equinox (Chun Fen)

Mar 20

Third Moon

 

Mar 28

 

Clear Bright (Qing Ming)

Apr 4

 

Grain Rains (Gu Yu)

Apr 20

Fourth Moon

 

Apr 26

 

Summer Begins (Li Xia)

May 5

 

Grain Fills (Xiao Man)

May 21

Fifth Moon

 

May 26

 

Ears of Grain (Mang Zhong)

June 5

 

Summer Solstice (Xia Zhi)

Jun 21

Sixth Moon

 

July 1

 

Slight Heat (Xiao Shu)

July 7

 

Great Heat (Da Shu)

July 22

Seventh Moon

 

Aug 1

 

Autumn Begins (Li Qiu)

Aug 7

 

Limit of Heat (Chu Shu)

Aug 23

Eighth Moon

 

Sept 1

 

White Dew (Bai Lu)

Sept 7

 

Autumn Equinox (Qiu Fen)

Sept 23

Ninth Moon

 

Oct 1

 

Cold Dew (Han Lu)

Oct 8

 

Frost's Descends (Shuang Jiang)

Oct 23

Tenth Moon

 

Nov 1

 

Winter Begins (Li Dong)

Nov 7

 

Slight Snow (Xiao Xue)

Nov 22

Eleventh Moon

 

Dec 1

 

Great Snow (Da Xue)

Dec 7

 

Winter Solstice (Dong Zhi)

Dec 22

Twelfth Moon

 

Jan 16, 2018