MNN's 2009 photos of the year - Winter solstice, dumpling-style
MNN's 2009 photos of the year
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Winter solstice, dumpling-style
Workers busily make dumplings at a restaurant on Dec. 21 in Shenyang, China. The winter solstice is regarded as one of the year's most important holidays. During the day, people traditionally eat dumplings, which symbolize reunion.