Rainy season (Tsuyu: #梅雨 ) is an interesting time of year. On the one hand it’s most often raining! But on the flip side, the Hydrangea’s (Ajisai) are in full bloom, and everything else is beautifully lush and green.
June in Japan signals the rainy season (Tsuyu) and the blooming of Hydrangeas (Ajisai #紫陽花 ). One if the best places in Kyoto to view them is Mimurodo-ji ( #三室戸寺 )in Uji
鎌倉妙法寺 #緑 #Green #Kamakura
Today is the beginning of rainy season in southern Japan. Spring is in its full glory and gentle, warm rain has been falling all day. Tsuyu is an integral part of culture and rhythms of life in Japan. It changes the look of the cities and landscapes and brings life to lush vegetation.