Karyaku (嘉暦), also romanized as Kareki, was a Japanese era name (年号, nengō, , lit. "year name") after Shōchū and before Gentoku. This period spanned the years from April 1326 through August 1329. The reigning Emperor was Go-Daigo-tennō (後醍醐天皇).
Events of the Karyaku era [change]
- 8 March 1327 (Karyaku 2, 14th day of the 2nd month): There is a total eclipse of the moon.
Related pages [change]
- Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Karyaku" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 483.
- Titsingh, Isaac. (1834). Annales des empereurs du Japon, pp. 281-285; Varley, H. Paul. (1980). Jinnō Shōtōki. pp. 239-241.
- Xu, Zhentao et al. (2000). East-Asian Archaeoastronomy: Historical Records of Astronomical Observations of China, Japan and Korea, p. 97.
Other websites [change]
- National Diet Library, "The Japanese Calendar" -- historical overview plus illustrative images from library's collection
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