hán cold; poor; to tremble

Made up of [ mián roof radical 40]

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Using mián : ān (peace) tā (it) bǎo (jewel) fù (rich) shí (real) zāi (disaster) zì (letter) gōng (palace) song (Song) yuàn (courtyard) yí (proper) kè (customer) xué (cave) róng (to hold) jiā (house) guān (official) dìng (to set)

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冰冻三尺,非一日之寒 bīng dòng sān chǐ, fēi yí rì zhī hán Everything comes to him who waits


寒食节 hán shí jié Cold Food Festival



The lotus is an emblem with strong Buddhist links. As the plant grows in mud and muck and yet produces a pure white flower it is considered a metaphor for favorable transformation.
double happiness

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