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Chinese Bronze Round Lid with Inlay, Late Eastern Zhou Dynasty, late 4th-3rd century B.C.E. Bronze with silver and gold foil inlay, D. 13 cm. © Miho Museum.

Late Eastern Zhou Chinese Bronze Round Lid with Inlay Bronze with silver and gold foil inlay, late century BCE.

During the winter bears spend several months sleeping in dens without eating. The more fat their bodies have stored up the deeper the sleep. Bears live on this fat throughout the winter. It teaches us how to go within and find the resources necessary for our personal survival. People with bear as their totem will find this cycle of semi-hibernation very natural during the winter months, during which time they may give birth to new ideas or projects that will take root in the spring.

During the winter bears spend several months sleeping in dens without eating…