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UNESCO inscribes "24 Solar Terms" on intangible cultural heritage list

CHINA-SOLAR TERMS-INTANGIBLE CULTURAL HERITAGE(CN)

Villagers fertilize the field on the day of "Xiaoshu" (Lesser Heat), the 11th of the 24 solar terms in the Chinese Lunar Calendar which means the beginning of hot summer, in Jiazhai Town of Chiping County in Liaocheng, east China's Shandong Province, July 7, 2016. The UN Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has inscribed China's "The Twenty-Four Solar Terms" on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity on Wednesday. (Xinhua/Zhao Yuguo)

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