The golden butterfly, nicknamed the ''goddess of spring'' because it emerges during the cherry blossom season, has begun emerging at the home of Yojiro Daichi, 83, in Fukuchiyama City, Kyoto Prefecture. Attracted by the cheerfulness, they gracefully fly around the breeding shed.

Articles are excerpts from reports and news in the Kyoto Shimbun. Due to automatic translation, some expressions may not be accurate.