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ⓘ Kanji, era. Kanji was a Japanese era after Ōtoku and before Kahō. This period started in April 1087 and ended in December 1094. The reigning emperor was Emperor ..




Kanji (era)
                                     

ⓘ Kanji (era)

Kanji was a Japanese era after Ōtoku and before Kahō. This period started in April 1087 and ended in December 1094. The reigning emperor was Emperor Horikawa -tennō.

                                     

1. Events of the Kanji era

  • 1087 Kanji 1, 5th month: Former emperor Shirakawa retired to Uji.
  • 1088 Kanji 2, 1st month: Emperor Horikawa visited his fathers home in Uji.
  • 1088 Kanji 2, 10th month: Shirakawa visited the temples at Mt. Hiei.
  • 28 January 1088 Kanji 2, 14th day of the 12th month: Fujiwara Morozane was given the title of daijō-daijin.
  • 1089 Kanji 3, 5th month: Shirakawa again visits Mt. Hiei; and this time, he stayed seven days.
  • 1090 Kanji 4, 12th month: Morozane was named kampaku.
  • March 26, 1094 Kanji 8, 8th day of the 3rd month: Morozane resigned from his role as kampaku.