第8番「小満(しょうまん)」

No. 8 “Shoman”

Twenty-four solar terms 8th [Shoman]



When all life is fulfilled.
It's the season when all things are bathed in sunlight and grow rapidly.

The weather has finally warmed up, the ears of wheat are growing, the wild plants are starting to bear fruit, and the safflowers are blooming profusely.

We are approaching full-fledged summer.

When all life is fulfilled.
It's the season when all things are bathed in sunlight and grow rapidly.



The 22nd first season [Silkworm eating mulberry]
This is when the mulberry leaves that the silkworms eat grow in abundance.

23rd candidate [Benibana Sakae]

This is the time when nature is growing vibrantly and the season of blessed rain is about to arrive, when the brightly colored safflowers are in full bloom.

24th Descendant [Mugi Autumn Solstice] (Mugi no Toki Itaru)
The wheat field is dyed a beautiful golden yellow, and the harvest is just around the corner.

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