Yin and Yang

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Yin and Yang

two complementary principles of Chinese philosophy: Yin is negative, dark, and feminine, Yang positive, bright, and masculine. Their interaction is thought to maintain the harmony of the universe and to influence everything within it
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Bread, rice, pasta, beans, root vegetables and soft cheeses are balanced with yang and yin.
Of course, the classification can only be justified on a philosophical level, because--at least at present--there is no general quantifiable measure for Yang and Yin.