The Quest for a Perfect Balance
This article discusses about the history of China. It does this by giving an analysis of the cultural practices of the people of China especially during the ancient periods. To begin with, it reports on the role of food in the day to day lives of these people. As an integral part of the Chinese culture, food was greatly valued. They strongly believed in food to the extent that they used, ‘have you eaten’ when greeting one another. Thus, it was the responsibility of everyone to ensure that they acquire, prepare and eat enough food.
Besides, diet was emphasized