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  Japan Regional Information
The prefecture boasts many shrines involved with the birth-myth of Japan, such as the Miyazaki-jingu Grand Shrine sacred to the Emperor Jinmu, supposedly the first Emperor of Japan.
Mimitsu is a port town having an old history, and also said to be the spot of a legend that Emperor Jinmu, the first emperor, embarked from here for Nara to unify the nation.
The southernmost saw-toothed coastline in Japan - Roadside phoenixes and hibiscuses
www.asia-planet.net /japan/miyazaki.htm   (2508 words)

  
  The Catholic Encyclopedia - Japan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The seas which surround Japan are the Pacific Ocean on the east, the Sea of Okhotsk on the North, the Sea of Japan on the west, and the China Sea on the south.
Fifteen are appointed by the emperor, the remaining twenty-five by the minister at the nomination of the former.
On 12 Sept., 1885, a letter written from Leo XIII to the Emperor of Japan was received with great honour, and on 18 December of the same year, a representative of the emperor assisted respectfully at the ceremony of the funeral service for Alphonso XII, King of Spain.
www.jcsm.org /StudyCenter/Catholic_Encyclopedia/08297a.htm   (18358 words)

  
 Emperor Kogen of Japan -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Emperor Kogen of Japan -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
No firm date can be assigned to this emperor and he is regarded by historians as a "legendary emperor".
In (Click link for more info and facts about Kojiki) Kojiki and (Click link for more info and facts about Nihonshoki) Nihonshoki only his name and geneology were recorded.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/e/em/emperor_kogen_of_japan.htm   (126 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Emperor Jimmu of Japan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Emperor Jimmu (神武天皇; Jimmu Tennō; given name: Kamuyamato Iwarebiko) was the mythical founder of Japan and is regarded as a direct descendant of the Shinto deity Amaterasu.
Emperor Jimmu's existence cannot be verified by standard historical means, but the mythology surrounding him places him in the 7th century BC.
February 11, 660 BC is the traditional founding date of Japan by Emperor Jimmu.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Emperor-Jimmu-of-Japan   (338 words)

  
 iqexpand.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Preceded by: Kōrei Legendary Emperor of Japan 214 BC-158 BC Succeeded by: Kaika Retrieved from andquot; http://www...
Emperor Kogen of Japan Emperor Kōgen (孝元天皇) was the eighth imperial ruler of Japan to appear on the traditional list of emperors.
Emperor Kogen of Japan Emperor Kōgen (孝元天皇) was the eighth imperial ruler of Japan to appear on the...
emperor_kogen_of_japan.iqexpand.com   (346 words)

  
 Lonely Planet - Destination Japan
Japan is frequently cast as an environmental vandal, slaughtering whales and dolphins, hacking down rainforests and polluting the ocean and atmosphere, all in the name of the rising yen.
Emperor Hirohito ascended to the throne in 1926.
Japan was occupied until 1952 by Allied forces who aimed to demilitarise the country and dismantle the power of the emperor.
www.geocities.com /cursojap/destjap.htm   (6024 words)

  
 Japan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
In the case of the Tennos ("Emperors"), they often settled in monasteries, where they continued to exert influence over their successors from the privileged position of elder statesmen.
Japan was granted technical sovereignty over the region in 1951, but the United States continued to exercise day-to-day control.
Full authority was resumed by Japan in 1972; nevertheless, the United States continues to exercise considerable extraterritorial rights over several large military bases, a source of intense bitterness on the part of the local population, and considerable friction and ambivalence between the USA and Japan.
www.hostkingdom.net /japan.html   (1199 words)

  
 Japan
Japan has about 100 million television sets in use, and television is the main source of home entertainment and information for most of the population.
Japan went to the peace conference at Versailles in 1919 as one of the great military and industrial powers of the world and received official recognition as one of the "Big Five" of the new international order.
Japan is academically considered a constitutional monarchy with a bicameral parliament, the Kokkai or Diet but most of Japanese feel strange to the term monarchy and quite a few scholars argue Japan is a republic.
www.websters-dictionary-online.org /definition/english/Ja/Japan.html   (10007 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Succeeds as Emperor of Japan, a Minamoto rival to the Taira dynasty's Emperor
A granddaughter of the shogun occupies the throne
Succeeds as Emperor of Japan, daughter of Go-Mizunoo
badley.info /history/Japan.country.year.index.html   (901 words)

  
 Japan Tour with Adventures Abroad Tours
Jimmu Tenno, the first emperor of Japan, was purportedly buried at Nara, the Imperial Japan, the oldest existing dynasty in the world, established its first permanent court within the city in 710.
The island is like a miniature model of Japan, showing the harmonious ecology of all living things from the ocean depth to the top of mountains.
One of Kagoshima's greatest contributions to modern Japan is it's role over the centuries as a gateway for trade and exchange between Japan and the world.
www.adventures-abroad.com /travel/east-asia/JP2.htm   (4595 words)

  
 Emperor Kogen of Japan - TheBestLinks.com - Emperor Korei of Japan, Emperor Kaika of Japan, Emperors of Japan, List of ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Emperor Kogen of Japan - TheBestLinks.com - Emperor Korei of Japan, Emperor Kaika of Japan, Emperors of Japan, List of Emperors of Japan,...
Emperor Kogen of Japan, Emperor Korei of Japan, Emperor Kaika of Japan, Japan...
Emperor Kōgen (孝元天皇) was the eighth imperial ruler of Japan to appear on the traditional list of emperors.
www.thebestlinks.com /Emperor_Kogen_of_Japan.html   (145 words)

  
 Emperor Kaika of Japan - TheBestLinks.com - Emperor Kogen of Japan, Emperor Sujin of Japan, Emperors of Japan, List of ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Emperor Kaika of Japan - TheBestLinks.com - Emperor Kogen of Japan, Emperor Sujin of Japan, Emperors of Japan, List of Emperors of Japan,...
Emperor Kaika of Japan, Emperor Kogen of Japan, Emperor Sujin of Japan, Japan...
Emperor Kaika (開化天皇;) was the ninth imperial ruler of Japan to appear on the traditional list of emperors.
www.thebestlinks.com /Emperor_Kaika_of_Japan.html   (145 words)

  
 List of Emperors of Japan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The previous three Emperors are officially called by their era name in Japan.
Akihito is currently referred to as Tenno Heika, in Japanese as he is the reigning emperor, even though his era is called Heisei.
In English, Mutsuhito and Yoshihito are referred to as the Meiji and Taisho emperors, respectively.
encyclopedia.jigyasa.in /wikipedia/l/li/list_of_emperors_of_japan.html   (120 words)

  
 Japan, Inc. - The Emperor System and Japan's Royal Family   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The Chrysanthemum (left), the Japanese Emperor's symbol of divine authority was frequently seen embossed on military hardware until 1945.
Japanese Emperors: B.C. Japan's royalty traces its descendancy from Jimmu, circa 660 B.C. The list shows Japan's ruling Emperors and eight ruling Empresses from Jimmu 660 B.C. to Akihito 1996 A.D. Heisei Tenno, Japan's Emperor Akihito, calls his reign Heisei, meaning "the achievement of complete peace on earth and in the heavens".
In the case of the present Emperor Akihito and his predecessor, Hirohito, the names of their reigns is given.
vikingphoenix.com /public/JapanIncorporated/postwar/japemps.htm   (800 words)

  
 Emperors of Japan - SamuraiWiki
The succession of Emperors as described in the Nihon Shoki and the Kojiki cannot be taken at face-value.
Emperor Sujin is believed to have been the first "historical" Emperor (being the first Emperor to rule in the growing Yamato region) after the tribal confederacies that had held power previously--this does not mean, however, that he and those that followed did not have highly ficionalized lives.
This assertion could very well apply to many other early Emperors, while others are most likely composite figures--an amalgamation of various important figures in early Japan.
wiki.samurai-archives.com /index.php?title=Emperors_of_Japan   (166 words)

  
 Japan Tour Package,Japan Holiday Tour Packages,Japan Family Tour Packages,Japan Asia Tour Packages,Japan Tours Packages
Japan is the subject of more gullible and misguided musings than perhaps any other place in the world: the best way to approach it is to discard your preconceptions.
Japan's largest national park (2309 sq km/1432 sq mi) is in central Hokkaido, the northernmost and second largest of Japan's islands.
Japan's highest mountain (3776m/12,385ft) is a perfectly symmetrical volcanic cone which last blew its top in 1707, covering the streets of Tokyo 100km (62mi) away with volcanic ash.
www.visitsasia.com /japan-tour-package.html   (1706 words)

  
 A timeline of Japan
100 BC : rice and iron are imported into Japan by the migration of the Yayoi (related to the Mongols), who also brought a new language and a new religion
: Japan invades China and captures Nanking (350,000 Chinese are killed and 100,000 women are raped during the "rape of Nanking")
: Japan ratifies a new democratic constitution and the emperor remains a mere figurehead
www.scaruffi.com /politics/japanese.html   (2181 words)

  
 A Trip to Japan: Kyoto Imperial Palace, Kyoto   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
It was erected during the Namboku-cho Period in the 14th century, acting as one of the Temporary Palaces for the Emperor.
After the coronation of Emperor Kogen in 1331 (end of Kamakura Period) it became the Imperial Palace.
On the palace grounds are the Shishinden (a hall for state ceremonies), Seiryoden, Kogosho (ceremonial hall) and Gogakumonsho (a place for scholarly study).
www.burgessbroadcast.org /japan/kpalace.htm   (140 words)

  
 Itinerary Summer Japan
e'll land at the New Central Japan Airport, south of Nagoya, which is on a manmade island in Ise Bay, or at Narita.
Among the famous exiles were Emperor Juntoku and Nichiren, the founder of a Japanese Buddhist sect.
This is 70% of Japan's area, but the population is aging and leaving, becoming a depopulated tree farm for Japan's newspapers.
www.uwplatt.edu /geography/japan/itinerary.html   (2552 words)

  
 KOGEN   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Search the KOGEN Family Message Boards at Ancestry.com (if available).
Search the KOGEN Family Resource Center at RootsWeb.com (if available).
Find graves of people named KOGEN at Find-a-Grave.com (or add one that you know).
www.worldhistory.com /surname/US/K/KOGEN.htm   (73 words)

  
 A Short History of Japan
Approximate date of accession of Emperor Jimmu, the great grandson of Ninigi, the granson of Amaterasu, the sun goddess
Fall of Tokugawa shogunate; power is restored to the emperor and his government
Kobe earthquake -- estimated death toll was 6,000; Aum Shinrikyo religious cult launches nerve-gas attack on Tokyo underground killing 12 injuring 5,000; Emperor Akihito and Prime Minister Maruyama issue public expressions of regret for Japan's wartime conduct
gary.appenzeller.net /ShogunJapanHistory.html   (706 words)

  
 Japan (Nippon) Stamps - Selling Price List for Japan - Buying Japan also, George C. Baxley
After the illustrations there is a 9 page "Index of Early Japanese Post Offices" with a "Table of Date Conversions for 1871 and 1872." In the index, the post office names are given in English (romanization) and Japanese and the opening date is provide.
This monograph compiles the various Pacific crossings from Japan to the US during this 20 year period.
With this resource and minimum amount of additional information found on the letter (cover) it is often possible to date mail during this period.
www.baxleystamps.com /japan.htm   (4875 words)

  
 egovernment.ca - French Emperors   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Emperor items and more, now for sale on eBay.
Art: Ravishing artworks were a vital part of political propaganda for the Qing emperors of 18th-century China.
Under the 1947 Imperial House Law, only males who have emperors on their father's side can succeed to the Chrysanthemum Throne.
www.egovernment.ca /French-Emperors/reference/search   (293 words)

  
 Goski.com Japan -
National Holiday: Birthday of the Emperor, 23 December
The best Japanese skiing is in the Chubu Sangaku, the Japanese Alps located in the central highlands of Japan's main island (Honshu), and on Japan's northernmost island, Hokkaido.
Japan Resorts {click a resort below for more info}
www.goski.com /search/welcome.html?page=find&rorc=japan   (124 words)

  
 physics - Category:Japanese emperors
This category contains the Emperors and Empresses of Japan.
The role of the Emperor of Japan (天皇, tennō) alternated between that of a high-rank cleric with largely symbolic powers and that of an actual imperial ruler, from the dawn of history until the mid-twentieth century.
Under Japan's modern constitution, the emperor is now a largely titular head of state (see Politics of Japan).
www.physicsdaily.com /physics/Category:Japanese_emperors   (78 words)

  
 Kodansha Encyclopedia of Japan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The chronicle Nihon shoki (720) and the 9th-century genealogy Shinsen shojiroku claim, improbably, the family's descent from the legendary 8th emperor Kogen.
Both the general Abe no Hirafu and the poet Abe no Nakamaro are said to have descended from this famous family.
A family claiming descent from a certain Abi (the pronunciation later changed to Abe), elder brother of the chieftain Nagasunehiko, who resisted the conquest of Yamato by the legendary emperor Jimmu.
www.mattgrey.com /japan/html/abefamily.html   (112 words)

  
 Hada (Hebrews) coming to Japan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Approximate date of accession of First Emperor Jimmu also called the 'Kamu-yamato-iware-biko-sumera-mikoto' when translated in Hebrew means 'The founder of the Hebrew nation of Yahweh, the noble (first born) of Samaria his kingdom'
All books were lost along with the knowledge of the history of Japan.
Later, mythological histories were largely fictional birthed from the literary vacuum created by this great loss.
www.culdee.org /japan/emperors.html   (1124 words)

  
 books.ca - The Year of the Four Emperors   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
WHO Was the First Non-roman to Be Emperor?
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Shop online at inStore your online shopping mall for everything you need: from apparel and accessories to electronics and photo, gifts and flowers to toys and games.
www.books.ca /The-Year-of-the-Four-Emperors/reference/search   (376 words)

  
 List of Japan-related topics : List of Japan related topics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
B'z, Baka, Baku (spirit), Bandai Satellaview Zelda, Bank of Japan Battle Angel Alita, Battle of Guadalcanal, Battle of Iwo Jima, Battle of Leyte Gulf, Battle of Midway, Battle of Okinawa, Battle of Peleliu, Battle of Sekigahara, Battle of the Coral Sea, Battle of the Planets, Battle of the Yalu River, Battle of Tsushima
Earth Simulator, East Asian language, East China Sea, Ecchi, Economy of Japan, Edo, Edo period, Educational reform in occupied Japan, Ehime prefecture, Eiji Tsuburaya, Eirin, Emishi, Ethnic Japanese
Obaku, Obon, Occupied Japan, Ochazuke, Oda Nobuhide, Oda Nobunaga, Oda Nobuyuki, Oda Sakunosuke, Oguma Hideo, Oguri Mushitaro, Oh!
www.city-search.org /li/list-of-japan-related-topics.html   (808 words)

  
 Japan & South Korea Tour with Adventures Abroad
Japan and South Korea Tour with Adventures Abroad
Arrive in Seoul, South Korea and transfer to our hotel.
It is to Korea what Kyoto is to Japan.
www.adventures-abroad.com /travel/east-asia/KR3.htm   (5613 words)

  
 Ice Cream HQ : Emperor Of Ice Cream
This is the diary kept by the maintainer's grandfather on his visit to Japan fromAugust 6 to September 10, 1923.
Learn all about spoo, the choice delicacy of the galaxy.
Ice Cream HQ excludes all liability of any kind (including negligence) in respect of any third party information or other material made available on, or which can be accessed using, this Website.
icecreamhq.com /emperoroficecream/index.php   (688 words)

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