Weather in Japan

The Beginning Of The Rainy Season By Arief Summer is at hand. The period from the middle of May to tsuyu-iri, or the beginning of the rainy season, is called shoka (early summer). Sodo, an Edo-period poet, wrote a poem that captures the essence of this season, which goes like this: 目には青葉 山ほととぎす 初鰹 (I […]

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