Einin (永仁) was a Japanese era name (年号, nengō, , lit. "year name") after Shōō and before Shōan. This period started in August 1293 and ended in April 1299. During this time, the emperors were Fushimi-tennō (伏見天皇) and Go-Fushimi-tennō (後伏見天皇).
Events of the Einen era[change | change source]
- 1293 (Einin 1): Major earthquake and tsunami hit Sagami Bay and Kamakura, killing 20,000+ people.
- 1298 (Einin 6, 7th month): Emperor Fushimi abdicated in the 11th year of his reign; and his son was named to be the new emperor.
- 1299 (Einin 7): Emperor Go-Fushimi is enthroned and the nengō was changed.
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References[change | change source]
- Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Einin" in Japan encyclopedia, p. 171.
- Titsingh, Isaac. (1834). Annales des empereurs du japon, p. 269-274; Varley, H. Paul. (1980). Jinnō Shōtōki. pp. 237-238.
- Titsingh, p. 273; NOAA Earthquake Database, Tsunami event, 1293; retrieved 2012-4-29.
- Titsingh, p. 274; Varley, p. 44; a distinct act of senso is unrecognized prior to Emperor Tenji; and all sovereigns except Jitō, Yōzei, Go-Toba, and Fushimi have senso and sokui in the same year until the reign of Emperor Go-Murakami. Compare Kunaichō, Ceremony of Accession (Sokui-no-Rei); retrieved 2012-6-29.
- Titsingh, p. 274; Varley, p. 238.
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