12/29/2013

Index from D to J

........................................................... DDD

Dace, fish of the Gobiidae) family (haze) Japan.
Daffodil, Narcissus and Jonquils Europa
Dalia, Dahlia (daria) Japan, India
Daigo Cherry Tree Daigo-zakura, Western Japan
Daikoku, Daikoku Ten, God of Good Luck Japan. and Ebisu, Seven Gods of Good Luck
Dainichi Nyorai, a Buddha ... Ceremonies and kigo

Dance (odori, buyoo, mai) a haiku topic
..... Dance in India
Dandelion (tanpopo) Japan
Daphne (Jinchooge, Japan) Trident Daphne (Mitsumata) Plant
Darkness (yami) dark evening Japan

Daruma Flower (Darumasoo, Zazen Flower: Zazensoo) Japan
Daruma market (Daruma ichi) Japan. and more DARUMA KIGO
Daruma Memorial Day .. Daruma-ki, Japan
Daruma Mikan (Citrus sulcata) Japan

Dates, ripe dates from the Date Palm (Phoenix dactylifera) Yemen
Dates (Months and Days) used in Haiku
Dawn in spring, Spring morning light (shungyoo, haru no akebono)
Spring morning (haru no asa) . DAWN in all seasons
Dawn moon in autumn (ariakezuki)Japan. mist in the morning, ariake gasumi.


. . . Daytime, noon (hiru) Japan. a KIGO list

Day of Desolation .. Yom haShoah (Israel)
Day of the African Child  Kenya, Africa, worldwide

Daylight Savings Time (DST) worldwide
Daylily, daylilies (kanzoo)

Dead body, deceased person, corpse (hotoke) Japan
... Death poem (jisei), farewell poem Japan

Deafness-curing sake (jirooshu)

December
..... December Singers, Twelfth Month Singers (sekizoro) Japan

Decorations for the New Year (o-kazari) Japan

Deer (shika)  Japan, other areas

Definitions ... ... What is HAIKU ?

Demon's gate (kimon) ... Japan. The NORTH in mythology.
Dentist haiku and toothache teeth, tooth ... and the god of toothache
Derby (daabii), Japan Derby Japan. Horse race
Desert, sand desert Yemen
..... Steppe Mongolia
Desert rose (Adenium obesum). Yemen
Desires, Worldly desires, illusions, delusions (bonno) Japan
Deutzia blossoms (u no hana, unohana) Japan
Devil's Claw (Southern USA) Teufelskralle
Devil's tongue (konnyaku) Konjak plant and food. Japan
Dew, dewdrops (tsuyu) Japan heavy with dew, tsuyukeshi, tsuyukesa.beads of dew, tsuyu no tama.white dew, shiratsuyu, hakuro .. and many more

Diarrhoea (mizuatari), dysenterie and more summer diseases
Diary (nikki) Japan. Tosa Nikki
Dice (saikoro) and gambling (bakuchi) Japan
Digitalis, foxglove (jigitarisu, kitsune no tebukuro) Japan. Digitalis purpurea
Dinner, dining, eating ... and more worldwide
Diorama toys (tatebanko) Japan

Disaster, tsunami, earthquake, radiation, meltdown march 11, 2011 Japan

Divali (Diwali, India) Devali, Divalli ...
Diver, divers, ama woman divers (ama) Japan
diving as a hobby (daibingu)


Dog (inu) Japan, worldwide
Dog Days (doyoo, Japan) Hundstage
Dog Winterberry (inu umemodoki)Japan. Ilex serrata.
Dogwood (Cornus family) .. (USA) yamabooshi (yamaboshi) Japan

Dollarbird (buppoosoo) Dollarbird and Eurasian Scops-Owl
Doll Festival (hina matsuri) Hina dolls - Japan. Peach Festival, Girl's Festival
Doll Memorial Service (ningyoo kuyoo) Japan
Dolphin (iruka) Japan. Delphin
Donkey (roba). Mule  Japan, other regions  
Door curtain (noren) Japan. Ladenvorhang

Dragon in Eastern Art and Haiku
Dragon Boat Race (peeron) Peron boat race. Japan
"Dragon Jewel", dragon berry (ryuu no tama, Ophiopogon japonicus) Japan. Snakebeard, Mondo grass

Dragonfly (tombo, tonbo) Japan

Dream (yume), First Dream (hatsuyume) Japan

Drifting ice (ryuuhyoo) .. melting ice (koori toku) . . . . . Kigo about ice in spring

DRINKS ... Hot and Cold DRINKS SAIJIKI

Dropwort (seri) Oenanthe javanica Japanese parsely. Japan
Drought (hideri, Japan)
Drum (taiko, daiko) Japan. Musical instruments.
Drying up of rivers, wells and other water (karu) Japan

Duck (kamo) Japan
Dugong (Dugong dugon) Tropical seas. Manatee
Dumplings of all kinds and all seasons (dango) Japan. Mitarashi dango
Dussera, Dasara, Dassera, Dussehra: Day Of Victory India
..... Navarati : Nine Nights Of Festivities

Dust (Swahili : tifutifu) Kenya. hokori, Japan. Sandstorm

Dysentery (sekiri) Japan



........................................................... EEE

Eagle (washi) Adler ..... including other birds of winter, fuyu no tori
Ear, ears (mimi) Ohren Japan


. . . EARTH SAIJIKI ... all kigo of this category Japan

Earth Day Worldwide
Earth Hour Worldwide
Earthquake (jishin) Japan, India, worldwide
Earthware pan (hooroku) Japan
Earthworms's song (mimizu naku)   Japan. Earthworm and mole cricket
Earwig (hasamimushi) Ohrwurm Japan

Easter .. Easter Bunny, Easter Eggs, Easter Egg Hunt, Easter Basket, Easter Day and more
..... Easter Bonnet Trinidad and Tobago

Ebisu, one of the Gods of Good Luck Japan
Eboshi, formal headwear and seafood kigo Japan

Echigo Province Japan
Eclipse (gesshoku) Japan. Worldwide.

Edelweiss Mongolia, Japan : Leontopodium japonicum
Edible blossoms, edible flowers (shokuyoo no hana) Japan

Edo, The City That Became TokyoJapan
..... Edo and Kyoto, Capitals of Japan
Blossom capital (hana no miyako)

Eel (unagi) Japan.

Egg, eggs (tamago) Japan
Eggplant, aubergine (nasu) (Japan. Eggplant Horse decorations (nasu uma) for o-Bon.
Egg Nog
Egret (shirasagi) Japan
EgyptNorth Africa

Eid Al-Kabir/ Aid Al Kabir Yemen
Eid-ul-Adha / Eid al-Adha / Festival of Sacrifice Guyana

Ekiben, station lunch box day, April 10

Election Day, Polling Day Trinidad and Tobago, worldwide
Elephant (zoo) (India, Africa)
Elevator, escalator Japan
Elm tree (Ulmus) Europa, North America

Emancipation Day Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana

Embankment, dike, levee (dote, teiboo) Japan
Worldwide

Emma, Enma, the King of HellJapan. Various kigo. Ten Kings of Hell (juu oo)

Emotions and feelings expressed in haiku

Emperor’s Birthday, Japan (tennoo tanjoobi, tenno tanjobi)
Empty Mind

End of Year Activities ... ... a KIGO LIST

Enlightenment, Zen and Haiku
Enviroku : Haiku and Senryu about the environment
Epiphany, Three Kings DayEurope, Christian communities

........ ......................................... Erika Schwalm, - In Memoriam

Eros Day Cupid, Aphrodite, Amor, Sex

Eta and Burakumin the "Untouchables" of Japan

Eucalyptus tree Fam. Myrtaceae. Kenya, Australia. Gum tree, blue gum tree.
Europe Day

..... EUROPA Saijiki Europe Saijiki

. . . Evening (yuube, yoi) Japan. a KIGO list
Evening at home, nightwork (yonabe) Japan, worldwide
Evening rain shower (yuudachi) Japan
Evening Snow - Linanthus dichotomus North America
Examination for school or university (nyuugaku shiken) Japan
Exams, school exams Kenya
Excursion (ensoku) Japan

Exchanging auspicious things . . Festivals


........................................................... FFF

... Faith and prayer, expressed in haiku .. Join the Discussion !

Falcon (hayabusa)Japan. Buzzard (nosuri), marsh harrier (chuuhi), kestrel (choohooboo), sparrow hawk (tsumi) and more
Fallen leaves (ochiba) Japan
Family altar, Buddhist family altar (butsudan) Japan
Family Day Canada, worldwide
Famine in spring (shunkyuu) Famine in Japanese History
Fan (oogi, uchiwa, Japan)

Farmers work in all seasons Japan

Fart, farting (he) Furz Japan, worldwide
..... fart-bug, stinkbug (he-kiri mushi)
Fate, my life circumstances, my life (mi no ue) Japan
Father and Father's Day (chichi no hi)Japan, worldwide
Fatsia japonica blossoms (yatsude no hana) Japan, Japanese Aralia

Feather, feathers Japan. Mongolia
February
Fences and hedges (kaki, hei, kakoi, saku) Japan. Kenya.
Feng Shui and the four directions Chinese Geomancy
Fennel (uikyoo) Japan. Foeniculum vulgare. Fenchel
Fern (shida) Japan Farnkraut

Festival (matsuri) Japan.Introduction
..... Festivals and Ceremonies of Japan Topical Saijiki
..... Festivals of India They are all kigo.

Fields, rice paddies (ta, hatake) Japan. fields tended by the farmers
Field, wild fields, plains, moor (nohara, no) Japan. withered fields
Field cricket, Gryllus campestris Europe. Feldgrille

Fig, Figs, Ficus carica (ichijiku) Japan, Turkey
Finch, finches in all seasons

Fine weather, fine day (hare, -biyori) in all seasons Japan
Finnish sauna Finnland

Fire (kaji)Worldwide. Bushfire, wildfire, lookout for fire (hi no ban) and many other related kigo
..... Fire Festivals, Rituals and Ceremonies (hi matsuri)Japan, worldwide
Fireflies (hotaru) (Japan)
Firefly squid (hotaruika, hotaru) Japan, with delicious dishes
Firework Display (hanabi, Japan)

..... First Ceremonies of the New Year (Japan)
... More Details about First Ceremonies in Japan
First Dream (hatsu yume, Japan)
... First Fire Brigade Parade (dezome shiki) Japan
... First Haiku 2007
First Kick-Ball Game (kemari hajime) Japan
First Spring (hatsu haru) and more kigo of the New Year season
First Water, "young water" (wakamizu) Japan. Including more kigo of this ceremony.
First Sun, First Sunrise (hatsuhi, hatsuhi no de) Japan

First Things (hatsumono) in Japan

First rainfall, imminent rain Kenya, tropical areas
First Snow (hatsuyuki) Japan

.. .. .. .. .. Fishing during all seasons (ryoo) KIGO list
.. .. .. .. .. ..... FISH and SEAFOOD SAIJIKI
..... Fish from Russia
..... Fish Market Philippines. Also FISH from the Philippines.

Flag (hata), prayer flag Japan
Flamboyant Tree (Delonix regia) Kenya
Flamingo Yemen
Fleas and lice (nomi, shirami)Flea market (boroichi, boro ichi) Japan
Flood (koozui, aki demizu) .. Japan. Floods, flooding.
Flounder, sole (karei) as food. Japan

. . . . . Flower, blossom, bloom - translating "hana" ... Blume, Blüte.
. . . and hana, the cherry blossoms.
Flowers of AUTUMN

Flowering and blossoming ... use of verbs in SPRING KIGO

"Flower Heart" (hana gokoro, kokoro no hana) Japan

Flower Trump (hanafuda) Japan


Flute (fue, yokobue)  Japan. Bamboo flute (shakuhachi)

Fly, Flies (hae)  Japan, worldwide  
Fly-swatter (haetataki) Japan ... fly catcher, haetori-ki.fly-catching paper, haetorigami.

Flycatcher, many birds in all seasons (bitaki family) Japan

Foehn wind (feen) Japan. Föhn; Föhnwind

.. .. .. .. .. Fog, Mist, Haze and more

Folding screen, first use (hatsubyoobu) Japan

Food from India
Food from Japan - WASHOKU SAIJIKI ... also : Sweets from Japan (wagashi)

Forest (mori, hayashi) Japan. Wald.
Forest work in all seasons ... planting, woodcutting, charcoal making ... Japan. KIGO list
Forget-me-nots (wasurenagusa)Japan, Europa, Alaska
Forsythia (Forsythia suspensa)rengyoo Also : wax forsythia
Fortune cookies; "Haikookies", O-Mikuji worldwide
Fountain (funsui) Springbrunnen Japan
Four Directions (toozai nanboku)East, West, North, South
Four Elements and The Gods of the four elements : water, fire, wind, earth
Fourth of July USA

Fox (kitsune) Japan
... including Fox God Shrine Festival (Inari Matsuri)

Fragrance bag, sache (nioibukuro) Japan. Duftbeutel

FRANCE , French Haiku

Frangipani, PlumeriaKenya, Australia, India

Freedom ... ... and the English haiku "rules"

Freesia (fureejia) Freesien Japan, Europe
Freezing, frozen (itsuru, kooru) Japan. Iced, under ice and more

Friday the 13th
Fringed orchid, "Egret plant, Heron plant" (sagisoo) Japan

Frog (kawazu, kaeru) (Japan) toad, green frog, tree frog, kajika and more

Frost (shimo, Japan) , Late Frost
..... Frost descends (sookoo)Japan.
..... Frost in India, a season of its own

Fruit (kudamono) in all seasons Apple, nashi, pear, loquat, cherries, plum, persimmon, pomegranete and many more
Fruit Cricket. Prayer Gong Cricket (kanetataki) Japan
Fruit Harvest (Romania)

Fuchsia and tyrolean lamp Japan. フクシア, チロリアンランプ ‘Swing Bell’

Fuji, Mt. Fuji, Fujiyama, Fujisan Mount Fuji, Japan


Fulling block (kinuta) Japan.Pounding cloth. Mallet for beating straw (wara kinuta) and more
Funeral (sooshiki, soogi) Japan

Furoshiki, cotton wrapper cloth
Futon bedding in all seasonsJapan



........................................................... GGG

Gadfly .(abu, Japan)
Galley worm, house centipede (gejigeji) Japan
Gambling (bakuchi) Japan
Games and Toys for all seasons Japan
Ganesh The Elephant-headed God, (India)
..... Ganesh Chaturthi Festival India
Ganges, the Holy River Ganga (India)
Garden (niwa), Park (teien, tei-en) Japanese Garden, Zen Garden ...
Gardenia (kuchinashi) Japan. Gardenia jasminoides
Garlic chives (nira) and its blossoms (nira no hana) Japan
Gate (mon, kado) Japan. Temple gate (sanmon)

Geminid Meteor Shower

GENDAI ... Modern Haiku an introduction

Genji Monogatari, The Tale of Genji 源氏物語 Japan

Genroku Period Haikai Poets ... Introduction

Gentle breeze, soft breeze (Linde Lüfte) Germany
Gentian (rindoo, sasarindoo) Gentiana scabra Japan. Yemen
..... Gentian, Japanese green gentian (senburi, tooyaku) Japan. Swertia japonica
Gerbera (gaabera) Japan, UK

.. .. .. .. .. German Saijiki and Kiyose

Geta, wooden Japanses sandals Japan. Straw sandals (zoori)
Geta for rice planting (ta-geta)

..... GHANA SAIJIKI

Ghosts, monsters, demons (yookai, bakemono) Japan

Gioo, Memorial Day for Gio the Dancer Japan
Ginger (shooga) Hawaii, India, Japan. Hajikami pickles.

Gingko biloba tree Japan (gingko nut, ginnan)
. . Ginko, tips for a Haiku Walk 吟行 (ginkoo)

Gion Festival (Gion matsuri) Kyoto, Japan

Girl Scout Cookies USA

Global warming, climate changes and related topics. Enviroku : environmental haiku
Glove, gloves (tebukuro) Handschuh Japan

Go, a board game, igo 囲碁 (Japan)
Goa Carnival India
Goats and Goat Meat Kenya

Gods of Japan (kami to hotoke)General introduction
God of the Rice Paddies (ta no kami) Japan
God of One Word (Hitokotonushi) Japan, Mt. Katsuragi (Kazuragi)
Gods are absent (kami no rusu)Japan. Old lunar 10. month (now November)
Golden Week (oogon shuukan, gorudien uiiku )Japan
Goldfish (kingyo) Japan

Google, googling, googeling ... worldwide
Goose, geese (kari, gan) . Japan, other areas
Gooseberry, Gooseberries Ireland

Goldenrod (seitaka awadachisoo) Japan
Gorse, Ginster enishida (Japan)
Gourd and gourd pickles (uri) Japan

Grackle Bird (Quiscalus mexicanus) Oklahoma, USA Great-tailed grackle, boat-tail grackle

Graduation (sotsugyoo, Japan) Abitur, Schulabschluss
..... Graduation Ceremony, Kenya

Graffitti, Graffiti, Grafitti Worldwide
Grains, the five grains (gokoku) Japan
Grapefruit League , Cactus League, USA
Grapes and Grape Harvest, Vendanges budoo (Japan)
Grape Festival (Winzerfest, Wine Festival) (Europe)
Grape Hyacinth, Europa muscari, Lampenputzer
Grass, grasses Kenya. Papyrus, Napier grass, African star grass, couch grass

Grave (haka) Japan, worldwide
Grave marker (sotoba) Japan

Great Cold (daikan, Japan)
Grebe Bird (Alaska) kaitsuburi, nio (Japan)

Green in Haiku Traditional Japanese Colors: midori, aoi
Green Week, Greenery Day (midori no shuukan, midori no hi Japan
Green Caterpillar "green insect" (aomushi, namushi) Japan Kenya
Greenhouse plants, hothouse plants Japan

Grey (gray) in Haiku Traditional Japanese Colors: nezumi iro, hai iro

Groundbreaking ceremony (jichinsai, jimatsuri) Japan
Groundhog Day North America, Europe
Grouse, snow grouse, "Thunderbird" (raichoo) Japan

Guitar (Gitarre, gitaa) Worldwide
Gull, gulls in all seasons
Gumboots, rubber boots, Wellington boots Kenya. all kinds of boot and boots
Guru (teacher) Sensei (Japan) . Master's Day. Caricom Day.
Gutsy Radish (dokonjoo daikon) Japan

..... GUYANA SAIJIKI


........................................................... HHH

Haboob, sandstorm Arizona, USA
Hachiman Deity and Hachiman Shrine festivals Japan
Hail (hyoo) Japan , also arare, snow pellets . worldwide

. Haiga 俳画 shahai 写俳 . Haiku with drawing or photo

Haiku meeting (kukai) Japan. First haiku meeting, a New Year KIGO list
Haiku Day (haiku no hi) August 19 Japan.
including haiku about "haiku", "hokku" and "kigo"

Haiku Sweets (haika) Japan. Sweets and snacks named after famous haiku !

Hair (kami) Japan. combing the hair, washing the hair
Hairpin (kanzashi) Japan

Hakama, the formal trouser-skirtJapan
..... Wearing the hakama for the first time, hakamagi 
..... Noh-Performance in Hakama, hakama noo

Halloween, Hallowe’en North America
Hammock (worldwide)
Hangover (futsukayoi) Japan. Kater
Happiness, bliss (shiawase) Japan

..... Harvest and its various kigo  
Harvest Festival (niiname no matsuri)  Japan
Harvest Thanksgiving (Christian communities) Harvest Festival, Erntedankfest
Harvest Moon, North America

Hassaku Harvest Festival, Hassaku sai, Hassaku no Iwai Japan. August first. With many related kigo.
Hassaku orange (hassaku kan) Japan

Hat, Straw hat, hood (kasa, zukin, booshi) Japan Worldwide
..... Hawaii Saijiki
Hawaiian Spirit

Hawk (taka) Japan. with more related kigo
Hawthorn and Firethorn (sanzashi) Crataegus and Pyracanthus. Japan, Europe
Hay (hoshikusa), making hay Japan

Hazel, hazelnut (hashibami) Japan- Hazel catkins (Ireland

Hearth (kamado) in the kitchen (daidokoro) Japan
Heat (atsusa), hot (atsushi) Hot summer, sweltering heat ...
Heat shimmers (kageroo) Japan. Mirage (shinkiroo) and more.
Heather, Erika Europa.

. . . HEAVEN - - - the Complete SAIJIKI Japan

Hedgehog (Igel) Germany, Europe
Helen Keller
Helipterum roseum (hanakanzashi) Japan. Pink and White Everlasting.
Hemp, flax (asa, ooasa, taima) Japan
Henna (mehandi) India. mehendi, (mehndi) Heena

Herbs, medical or culinary or otherwise
Hermit, Mountain hermits, sennin 仙人 Japan
Heron (aosagi) Japan
Herring (nishin) Japan. Koorai Iwashi
..... Herring roe praparations (kazu no ko tsukuru) Japan

Hibernating animals Japan
Hieizan, Mount Hiei, Kyoto Japan
Higashiyama Culture and Haiku Japan
Higgs boson or Higgs particle
Himalaya Mountains, India
Hinoki cypress and Asunaro Hinoki Japan
Hiroshima Day also: Nagasaki Day, Japan
Hickory Nuts (Carya Fruits) North America

- Hokku and Haikai - Theory
Hokusai, Katsushika Hokusai and Haiga Japan
Hole (ana) and hibernating animals Japan
Holi Festival.. Dol Yatra (the Swing Festival)India. Also introducing Chillum and Bhang.

Holland (Oranda) Netherlands the Dutch Delegation in Edo. Japan
Holly Tree
Hollyhock, mallow (aoi) Japan. Alcea rosea #hollycock
Holocaust Day .. .. Auschwitz Day, Dachau Day
Holy Innocents Celebration  Christian Catholic Communities

Home, house - during all seasons
Sliding doors, furniture, curtains, heating, lamp light ... Japan. KIGO LIST

Homeland, Hometown (furusato) Japan Heimat, Fatherland, Motherland

Honey (hachimitsu) worldwide. Honey wine, mead
Honey Spas   Russia. Also Apple Spas, Linen Spas. Honey Saviour.
Honeysuckle (nindoo, suikazura) Lonicera japonica

Hoopoe, Upupa epops, Wiedehopf India
Hop, hops, Hopfen (hoppu) Japan. and delicious beer

Horse (uma) Japan
..... Including various kigo such as plough horse, foal,cooling horses, fatten a horse, horse market, autumn colt, autumn pony, horses standing in the cold.
..... Horse race (kurabe uma) Japan. and Derby (daabii)

Horse Chestnut (tochi). Kastanie Japan. Aesculus hippocastanum
Horse mackerel (aji) Japan. Trachurus japonicus and more
Horsetail fern, scouring rush (tokusa) Japan. Equisetum hyemale

Hospital stay, hospital bed

.. .. .. Hot Drinks, SAIJIKI
Hot Whiskey (Toddy, Irish Coffee)

Hot Spring, Hot Springs (onsen) Japan. Bathhouse

Hula Dance and the Goddess Laka  Hawaii

Humanity and Observances, two important categories for HAIKU

Humidity, steaming hot, sultry (shikke, mushiatsushi) Japan
Humid Southern wind (shippuu) Japan

HummingbirdSonora North America

..... Hungary Collection of the Europa Saijiki

Hunger, famine Kenya, Japan, worldwide
Hunger Moon (North America)
Hungry Demons, Hungry Ghosts (gaki) Japan
Hunter's Moon England
Hunting (kari) and related kigo in many seasons. Japan

Hurricane, Typhoon, Cyclone Worldwide
Hurricane Warning Trinidad and Tobago, Caribbean, other areas

Husky = chien de traîneau (ou « husky ») Canada
Hut,thatched hut, hermitage (iori, an) Japan

Hyacinth (Hyacinthus orientalis) Europe, Japan, other areas

Hyakunin isshu (百人一首) Ogura 100 poems, 100 poets

Hydrangea (ajisai) Japan. Hortensia.
..... - Hortensia Anderson (1969 - 22 May 2012) -


........................................................... III

I, the first person (ware, watakushi, ore) used in haiku Japan

Ibis (Hadada) Kenya .. (Toki, Japan)
Ice, Icicle (koori, tsurara) (Japan)
Ice cream (aisu) soft cream, ice candy ... shaved ice flakes with flavor
Ice cubes, iced drinks
Iced Coffee, aisu-koohii (Japan) Hot Coffee
Idd ul Fitr (Ramadan ends) Kenya. Eid Al-Fitr, Eid ul-Fitr
Ides of March Italy

Ikebana Flower Arrangement (Japan). Bonsai
Illness, disease common cold and more . Japan

..... Imagination in Haiku ... Theory

Important things (daiji) Japan

Incense (India) senkoo (Japan)

Independence Day worldwide
..... Independence Day (India)

..... ..... INDIA SAIJIKI
Indian Food (India)

Indian Summer koharubi Japan
Indian paintbrush (Castilleja) North America
Indigo (ai) Japan . Polygonum tinctorum. Indigofera

. . . INDONESIA SAIJIKI

Inkstone (suzuri) and related KIGO Japan

Insects (mushi) Autumn insects, aki no mushi, Japan. Including grasshoppers, locusts, crickets, praying mantiss and many more.
..... Insects awaken, insects come out (keichitsu) Japan. bugs come out, bugs wake up, insects appear again, insects stir
..... Insects as food (konchu ryori, konchuu ryoori) Japan. Grasshoppers, wasp larvae, silkworms and more

Interesting, exciting, entertaining, amusing, funny, enjoyable ... (omoshiro ya) Japan
Ippen memorial day, saint Ippen Japan. the weeping willow tree

..... ..... IRELAND, IRISH SAIJIKI

Iris (ayame, Japan) shoobu, hanashoobu, airisu, Kakitsubata
..... Iris, bearded Iris (Iris albicans) Yemen

Ise Shrine (Ise Jingu) and its KIGO Japan
Ishiyamadera, a temple and fireflies (ishiyamabotaru) Japan

Islamic Holidays, Muslim Holidays

.. .. .. ISSA and his Season Words

Ivy and vines (tsuta kazura) Japan. All kinds of creepers


........................................................... JJJ

Jacaranda (tropical tree) Kenya
Jamhuri Day Kenya
January Worldwide ... January in Japan (ichigatsu)
January Sale Ireland

.. .. .. .. .. JAPANESE Saijiki, Univ. of Virginia. Most extensive !
.. .. .. .. .. Japanese 500 Season Words

Jasmine (matsurika, jasumin) Japan
Jay bird (kashidori) Japan
Jazz Music North America

Jeepney Philippines
Jelly Bean Cake (mizu yookan) Japan, red bean cake (mizuyokan)
Jellyfish, medusa (kurage) Japan
Jelly strips (tokoroten) Japanese Food

Jizo Bosatsu (Kshitigarbha) Jizô bosatsu, Japan
Jizobon, Jizoo Bon 地蔵盆

John the apostle, Johannes Day (yohane no hi) Japan
Jouvert (Carneval) Trinidad and Tobago
Joy, pleasure (ureshisa, tanoshisa) Japan. kigo and topic
Juggernaut Festival (India)

July (shichigatsu)
June (rokugatsu, minazuki)
..... minazuki .. Kyoto sweets for June

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