Eiji (era) facts for kids
Eiji (永治code: ja is deprecated ) was a Japanese era name (年号,code: ja is deprecated , nengō,, lit. "year name") after Hōen and before Kōji. This period started in July 1141 and ended in April 1142. During this time, the emperors were Sutoku-tennō (崇徳天皇code: ja is deprecated ) and Konoe-tennō (近衛天皇code: ja is deprecated ).
Events of the Eiji Era
- 5 January 1132 (Eiji 1, 7th day of the 12th month): In the 18th year of Sutoku's reign, the emperor abdicated. The succession (senso) was received by a younger brother. Soon after, Emperor Konoe accepted the monarch's role and duties and powers (sokui). This was confirmed in ceremonies.
- National Diet Library, "The Japanese Calendar" -- historical overview plus illustrative images from library's collection
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