National Haiku Poetry Day

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Dates of National Haiku Poetry Day
2023 USAApr 17
USA Mon, Apr 17Observances Holiday
2022 USAApr 17
USA Sun, Apr 17Observances Holiday
2021 USAApr 17
USA Sat, Apr 17Observances Holiday
2020 USAApr 17
USA Fri, Apr 17Observances Holiday
2019 USAApr 17
USA Wed, Apr 17Observances Holiday
Summary
Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Haiku Poetry Day

A Japanese verse form most often composed, in English versions, of three unrhymed lines of five, seven, and five syllables.

 A celebration of the genre of haiku, whose origins date back a millennium in Japan, and which is now written in more than 50 countries and cultures around the world.

This day is observed in the heart of National Poetry Month (United States), under the auspices of The Haiku Foundation.

In addition to various public events, readings, exhibitions and competitions around the world, the foundation hosts on this day the HaikuLife Haiku Film Festival and the Earthrise Rolling Haiku Collaboration.

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