【​24 Divisions of The Solar Year】
Kokuu (穀雨)

穀雨 (Kokuu)
April 20 (Fri)

 

Kokuu (穀雨) is the 6th of 24 solar terms (節氣) in the traditional East Asian calendars.
Kokuu literally means crop rain. It is named because spring rain moistens all the crops. The season of sowing comes to the moistened fields.

 

 
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