“24 Solar Terms Live Show”—— The Grain Rain

Authors: Go Chengdu

2018-04-25

The Grain Rain (Gu Yu, "谷雨" in Chinese) is the 6th term of the 24 traditional Chinese solar terms.
The Grain Rain (Gu Yu, "谷雨" in Chinese) is the 6th term of the 24 traditional Chinese solar terms (a supplementary system in the Chinese calendar to guide farm work) and falls on sometime between April 19 and 21, when the sun moves to the celestial longitude of 30 degrees. The name "Grain Rain" comes from an ancient Chinese saying, "Rain helps the growth of hundreds of grains." The Grain Rain is the last term in spring, after which the air temperature rises higher and it rains more often, and such weather is significantly good for the growth of grains.
The Grain Rain is time of the blooming season of the peony, therefore, the peony is also called the grain rain flower. Don't miss the peony flowering phase around Chengdu!
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