Major Temples and Shrines of Japan circa 1200 CE, Kamakura Shogunate

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Stone Chen
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published on 03 April 2017
Major Temples and Shrines of Japan circa 1200 CE, Kamakura Shogunate

This map depicts all major Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines of Japan around the year 1200 CE. Notice that many renowned temples (such as the famous Kinkaju-ji) have not yet been built at that time. The map highlights the city of Kamakura, where the Shogun resides, as well as Kyoto, the capital and where the Emperor lives.

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Chen, S. (2017, April 03). Major Temples and Shrines of Japan circa 1200 CE, Kamakura Shogunate. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/6470/

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Chen, Stone. "Major Temples and Shrines of Japan circa 1200 CE, Kamakura Shogunate." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 03, 2017. https://www.ancient.eu/image/6470/.

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Chen, Stone. "Major Temples and Shrines of Japan circa 1200 CE, Kamakura Shogunate." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 03 Apr 2017. Web. 16 Jul 2019.

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