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Kikyō no Sekku, Bellflower Day, (桔梗の節句 in Yamataigo) is a national holiday in the Yamatai Star Empire.
Kikyō no Sekku falls on 5月 20日 on the Yamataian Calendar, which is always a 土曜日 (doyōbi)/Saturday. OOCly this is generally around the 4th of July.
The Kikyō (Platycodon grandiflorus) is the symbol of the Emperor and Empress of Yamatai. It appears on the flag of Yamatai. During the summer months, the Kikyō is in bloom.
The first Kikyō No Sekku festival occurred in YE 35 and was founded by Her Imperial Majesty, Empress Himiko I of Yamatai.
This page was originally created on 2016/11/29 11:46 by Wes.
It is inspired by Chrysanthemum Day.