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785 CE: Saicho establishes the first Buddhist shrine at what would become the Enryakuji temple complex on Mt. Hiei, Japan.
 
793 CE - 864 CE: Life of Ennin, the Buddhist scholar-monk and abbot of Enryakuji, who brought many esoteric teachings from China to Japan.
 
808 CE: Ennin joins the monastery of Enryakuji, Japan.
 
849 CE: Ennin leads the first imperial-sponsored esoteric ritual at Enryakuji, Japan.
 
854 CE: Ennin becomes the abbot of Enryakuji, Heiankyo (Kyoto), Japan.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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