Tomb-sweeping Day is the one of the traditional festivals of China and one of the most important ritual festivals. It is the 104th day after the winter solstice.
The traditional Tomb-sweeping Day began around the Zhou Dynasty and has a history of more than 2,500 years.
The qingming Festival is one of the 24 seasonal division points in China, falling on April 4-6 each year. After the festival, the temperature will rise up and rainfall increases. It is the high time for spring plowing and sowing. But the qingming Festival is not only a seasonal point to guide farm work, it is more a festival of commemoration.