- Each Month begins at midnight on the day of the new Moon.
- There are 12 regular months.
- The sun must pass through winter solstice in month 11
Kitchen God Festival: 謝灶Lunar date is December 23. (February 1, 2016) This is the day to thank the kitchen god. It is believed that on the twenty third day of the twelfth lunar month, just before Chinese New Year he returns to Heaven to report the activities of every household over the past year to the Jade Emperor (Yu Huang). The Jade Emperor, emperor of the heavens, either rewards or punishes a family based on Zao Jun’s yearly report.
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