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The Nara period (奈良時代, Nara jidai) of the history of Japan covers the years from AD 710 to 794. Empress Genmei established the capital of Heijō-kyō ...

Nara period | Japanese history | Britannica.com


Jul 12, 2015 ... (ad 710–784), in Japanese history, period in which the imperial government was at Nara, and Sinicization and Buddhism were most highly ...

History - Nara Period | Japan Forum - Japan Reference


Jun 17, 2015 ... The Nara Period (奈良時代 Nara jidai) is the historical period beginning in 710, the year the capital was moved from Fujiwarakyō to Heijōkyō ...

Nara Period - The Art of Asia - Guide to Japanese Historical Periods


Nara Period. 645-794. During the Nara period the power and influence of Buddhism grew. The Japanese constructed many temples to accommodate the ...

Japanese history: Nara, Heian Periods - Japan Guide


Jun 9, 2002 ... About the Nara and Heian periods of Japan's history (710 - 1185).

Nara Period (710-794)


Yamato Period (300-550) & Asuka Period (550-710). Nara Period (710-794) ... May 749, Shōmu moves his residence to Yakushiji in Nara, but retains the title of  ...

About Japan: A Teacher's Resource | Nara and Heian Japan (710 ...


In this article, Martin Colcutt of Princeton University provides an introductory overview to the Nara and Heian periods of Japanese history.

6. Nara Period nurtures Chinese culture | Heritage of Japan


Contact with Tang Dynasty China increased during the Nara Period (710-784). Paintings and sculpture during the period came to be modeled closely on the ...

Japanese History/The Nara Period - Wikibooks, open books for an ...


The traditional dates for the second Nara period are 710-784. The first is the date of the move to the new state and the last is the date of the move to Heiankyo.

Nara Buddhism - Overview of World Religions


Doctrines, The six schools of Nara Buddhism , introduced into Japan during the ... Nara still contains a number of ancient buildings dating from this period.

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The Nara period ( 奈良時代, Nara-jidai) of the history of Japan covers the years from ... During the Nara period, the power and influence of Buddhism in Japan ...

Asuka and Nara Periods (538–794) | Essay | Heilbrunn Timeline of ...


Japan's first historical epoch–the Asuka period, named for the area near Nara where the court resided–coincides with the introduction of Buddhism into the ...

Nara Period - Japanese History - Wa-pedia


The Nara Period (奈良時代) of the History of Japan covers the years from about 710 to 784 CE. The Empress Gemmei established the capital at Nara, also ...