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Seventy-two Micro Seasons

72 ko / 24 sekki

5 days = 1 ko / 3 ko = 1 sekki / 6 sekki = 1 season / 4 seasons = 1 year

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Beginning of Spring

February 4–8

East wind melts the ice

February 9–13

Bush warblers start singing in the mountains

February 14–18

Fish emerge from the ice

Rainwater

February 19–23

Rain moistens the soil

February 24–28

Mist starts to linger

March 1–5

Grass sprouts, trees bud

Insects Awaken

March 6–10

Hibernating insects surface

March 11–15

First peach blossoms

March 16–20

Caterpillars become butterflies

Spring equinox

March 21–25

Sparrows start to nest

March 26–30

First cherry blossoms

March 31–April 4

Distant thunder

Pure and clear

April 5–9

Swallows return

April 10–14

Wild geese fly north

April 15–19

First rainbows

Grain rains

April 20–24

First reeds sprout

April 25–29

Last frost, rice seedlings grow

April 30–May 4

Peonies bloom

Beginning of Summer

February 4–8

East wind melts the ice

February 9–13

Bush warblers start singing in the mountains

February 14–18

Fish emerge from the ice

Lesser ripening

February 4–8

East wind melts the ice

February 9–13

Bush warblers start singing in the mountains

February 14–18

Fish emerge from the ice