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Autumnal Equinox

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Autumnal Equinox Day occurs in the middle of a seven-day Buddhist memorial service. It comes right after the Moon Viewing, which is the festival of the luckiest moon of the year, the harvest moon. Families make rice dumplings, watch the moon rise, remember their ancestors and pray for a good harvest.

  1. 1. What do people eat for the Moon Viewing?
    1. a. Sushi
    2. b. Dim sum
    3. c. Rice dumplings
  2. 2. What happens before the Autumnal Equinox?
    1. a. The Moon Viewing
    2. b. The Sun Showing
    3. c. The Summer Equinox
  3. 3. When does the Autumnal Equinox happen?
    1. a. Spring
    2. b. Fall
    3. c. Summer