In the past hundred years, the art of haiku has gone far beyond its Japanese origins and has become a worldwide phenomenon! This Haiku, Japanese Art Calendar for 2022 celebrates this style with large beautiful artworks and short poems each month. The origin of the haiku poem can be traced back to the 9th century. Best known for being a three-line poem with 5, 7 and 5 syllables respectively – haiku poetry rarely rhymes. This calendar comes in a format combining the best of the traditional square wall calendar with the classic mini calendar – say hello to the Big Mini!