At this point, the snow is also prosperous
A good snow is a good year. Snow covers the ground, providing a good environment for crops to overwinter. In the south of China, there is the custom of "salting meat in heavy snow", and there is also the custom of enjoying ice sculptures.
Heavy snow is the 21st solar term of the 24 solar terms and the third solar term in winter. Heavy snow, Dou Zhigui, the sun reaches 255 degrees of the Yellow longitude, and the festival time is from December 6 to 8 of the Gregorian calendar. The heavy snow solar term is the beginning of the calendar month, marking the official beginning of mid winter. Heavy snow is a solar term that reflects the characteristics of climate. The characteristics of heavy snow solar term are significant decrease of temperature and increase of precipitation.