Ninpei (仁平), also romanized as Nimpyō, was a Japanese era name (年号, nengō, , lit. "year name") after Kyūan and before Kyūju. This period started in January 1151 and ended in October 1154. During this time, the emperor was Konoe-tennō (近衛天皇).
Events of the Ninpei era[change | change source]
- 1151 (Ninpei 1, 1st month): Fujiwara no Yorinaga was given the role of reading formal written requests before they should be presented to the emperor.
- 13 April 1152 (Ninpei 2, 7th day of the 3rd month): Emperor Konoe visited the home of former Emperor Toba on the occasion of his 50th birthday.
- 28 January 1153 (Ninpei 3, 2nd day of the 1st month): Konoe re-visited his father's home.
Related pages[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
Other websites[change | change source]
- National Diet Library, "The Japanese Calendar" -- historical overview plus illustrative images from library's collection
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