Timeline of Kyoto

The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Honshu island, Japan. (...) More


Picture of Kyoto

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is a city located in the central part of the island of Honshu, Japan. It has a population close to 1.5 million. Formerly the Imperial capital of Japan for more than one thousand years, it is now the capital city of Kyoto Prefecture located in the Kansai region, as well as a major part of the (...) More

National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto

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The is an art museum in Kyoto, Japan.Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). in Japan Encyclopedia, pp. 671-673. This Kyoto museum is also known by the English acronym MoMAK (National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto). (...) More

Hōgen Rebellion

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The Kitagawa, Hiroshi et al. (1975). The Tale of the Heike, p. 783 was a short civil war fought in order to resolve a dispute about Japanese Imperial succession.In the name "Hōgen Rebellion," the noun "Hōgen" refers to the nengō (Japanese era name) after "Kyūju" and before "Heiji (...) More

Kenmu Restoration

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The (1333–1336) is the name given to both the three-year period of Japanese history between the Kamakura period and the Muromachi period, and the political events that took place in it.Spelling note: A modified Hepburn romanization system for Japanese words is used throughout Western publications in (...) More