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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


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

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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


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  ...

Nara Period | JapanVisitor Japan Travel Guide


Nara Period: Read about the Nara period of the history of Japan from 710 to 794 A.D..

Nara Period


During the Nara period, lasting from about 710 to 784 AD, new temples were constructed in the city rather than out in the rural areas out in the plains as they had ...

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The Nara period ( 奈良時代, Nara-jidai) of the history of Japan covers the years .... Most of Japanese society during the Nara period was agricultural in nature, ...

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 ...