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778 CE: The Buddhist Kiyomizu-dera temple is built at Heiankyo (Kyoto).
 
 
785 CE: Saicho establishes the first Buddhist shrine at what would become the Enryakuji temple complex on Mt. Hiei, Japan.
 
 
794 CE - 1185 CE: The Heian Period in ancient Japan.
 
 
794 CE: Emperor Kammu builds the Shinto Herano shrine at Heiankyo (Kyoto).
 
 
794 CE: Emperor Kammu moves the Japanese capital to Heiankyo (Kyoto).
 
 
796 CE: The Buddhist To-ji temple near Heiankyo (Kyoto), Japan is founded.
 
826 CE: A five-storey pagoda is added to the To-ji temple complex in Heiankyo (Kyoto).
 
854 CE: Ennin becomes the abbot of Enryakuji, Heiankyo (Kyoto), Japan.
 
 
859 CE: The Iwashimizu shrine is built and dedicated to the Shinto god Hachiman in Heiankyo (Kyoto).
 
 
874 CE: The Buddhist Daigoji temple is founded by Shobo at Heiankyo (Kyoto).
 
 
951 CE: The five-storey pagoda is built at Daigoji, Heiankyo (Kyoto).
 
 
1115 CE: The Buddhist Daigoji temple complex at Heiankyo (Kyoto) is significantly expanded.
 
 
1164 CE: The Buddhist Sanjusangendo temple is founded at Heiankyo (Kyoto), Japan.
 
 
1183 CE: Kiso Yoshinaka defeats a large Taira army at Kurikara in Etchu and occupies the Japanese capital Heiankyo (Kyoto).
 
 
1249 CE: The Buddhist Sanjusangendo temple in Heiankyo (Kyoto), Japan is destroyed by fire.
 
 
1254 CE: The large gilded wood statue of Kannon is sculpted at Sanjusangendo, Heiankyo (Kyoto), Japan.
 
 
1266 CE: The Buddhist Sanjusangendo temple in Heiankyo (Kyoto), Japan is rebuilt.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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