【​24 Divisions of The Solar Year / 24節気】
Usui (雨水)

Usui (雨水)
February 19 (Wed)

Usui (雨水)” is the 2nd of 24 solar terms (節氣) in the traditional East Asian calendars.
Usui” means “the season the snow changes into rain and ice changes into the water”.
People start to prepare for farming.

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