Eikyū (永久) was a Japanese era name (年号,, nengō,, lit. "year name") after Ten'ei and before Gen'ei. This period started in July 1113 and ended in April 1118. The reigning emperor was Emperor Toba-tennō (鳥羽天皇).
Events of the Eikyū Era[change | change source]
- 1113 (Eikyū 1, 4th month): Fujiwara Tadasane was given the office of kampaku.
- 1113 (Eikyū 1, 4th month): Emperor Toba visited Matsunoo-taisha and the Kitano Tenman-gū.
- 1113 (Eikyū 1, 10th month): Toba visited the temples on Mount Hiei near Kyoto.
- 1113 (Eikyū 1, 11th month ): Toba visited the Inari Shrine and the Yasaka Shrine which was then called the "Gion Shrine".
Related pages[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- ↑ Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Eikyū" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 171.
- ↑ Titsingh, Isaac. (1834). Annales des empereurs du japon, pp. 178-180; Brown, Delmer et al. (1979). Gukanshō, p. 321; Varley, H. Paul. (1980). Jinnō Shōtōki, pp. 200-204.
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Titsingh, p. 179.
Other websites[change | change source]
- National Diet Library, "The Japanese Calendar" -- historical overview plus illustrative images from library's collection
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