Moxibustion (Ai Jiu, 艾灸 ) & The 3rd Chinese Solar Term — Jing Zhe (惊蛰)

The third Chinese Solar Term is called “Jing Zhe”, the awakening of insects. It is the third Chinese Solar Term in Spring. It arrives on 05/03/2022.The traditional Chinese folklore says that from this time, thunderstorms would wake up hibernating insects which indicates the weather is getting warmer. During this period

Moxibustion (Ai Jiu, 艾灸) & The 2nd Chinese Solar Term — Yu shui (雨水)

The second Solar term is called ‘ Yu Shui’, also known as ‘ The rain water’ in English. It is the second Chinese Solar Term in Spring as well. It falls on 19/02/2022. In general, in most of the Northern Hemisphere at this time of the year, temperature rises above

Moxibustion (Ai Jiu, 艾灸 ) & The 1st Chinese Solar Term — Li Chun (立春)

The first Solar term is called ‘Li Chun’, also known as ‘the beginning of Spring’ in English.  It is the first Chinese Solar Term in Spring as well. It comes on 04/02/2021.  In the Northern Hemisphere, the Yang energy in Nature starts to rise more from this Solar term until

Moxibustion (Ai Jiu) & The 24th Chinese Solar Term — Da Han (大寒)

The twenty-fourth Chinese Solar Term is called ‘Da Han’, ‘The greater cold’. The coldest time of a year. It’s the sixth Solar Term in Winter of the year. It falls on 20/01/2022. The 23rd and the 24th Chinese Solar Term are the coldest period of time each year in the Northern Hemisphere.  The extremity reached,

Moxibustion (Ai Jiu) & The 23rd Chinese Solar Term — Xiao Han (小寒)

The twenty-third Chinese Solar Term is called ‘Xiao Han’, ‘The lesser cold’. The temperature drops even more and the weather gets cold and freezing in many places in the Northern Hemisphere. This period of time normally is the coldest time of the year in China. It’s the fifth Solar Term in

Moxibustion (Ai Jiu) & The 22nd Chinese Solar Term — Dong Zhi (冬至)

The twenty-second Chinese Solar Term is called ‘Dong Zhi’, also known as ‘Winter Solstice’. In China, from this day, people count 9 days as a period. The third and fourth nine-day periods are the coldest time of the Winter. After 9 nine-day periods, 81 days from the Winter Solstice, the

Moxibustion (Ai Jiu) & The 21st Chinese Solar Term — Da Xue (大雪)

The twenty-first Chinese solar term is called “Da Xue”, also known as ‘The heavier snow’ in English. The weather gets even colder and it’s more possible to have snow than the first two solar terms in Winter each year. It’s the third Solar term in Winter of the year. It

Moxibustion (Ai Jiu) & The 20th Chinese Solar Term — Xiao Xue (小雪)

The twentieth Chinese Solar Term is called “Xiao Xue”, also known as ‘The lesser snow’. Snow begins to fall. Temperatures plunge and start to be lower than zero degree Celsius around this time. The first snow of the Winter usually comes in some places in China around this day. It’s

Moxibustion (Ai Jiu) & The 19th Chinese Solar Term — Li Dong (立冬)

The nineteenth Chinese Solar Terms is called ‘Li Doing’, also known as ‘the start of Winter’. In the northern hemisphere, this is the first solar term in Winter of the year. It arrives on 07/11/2021. In the northern hemisphere, The Yin Qi (Yin Energy) gets a lot stronger. The coldness is

Moxibustion (Ai Jiu) & The 18th Chinese Solar Term — Shuang Jiang (霜降)

The eighteenth Chinese Solar Term is called “Shuang Jiang”, also known as ‘ The frost decent’ in English. It’s the 6th solar term and the last one as well in Autumn of the year. In general, in the northern hemisphere, the frost begins to form. It comes on 23/10/2021. In the northern hemisphere,

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