Texts reach Yamato
Books introduced in the videoVinaya in Four Parts (Dharmagupta vinaya) (740)
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Period names that appeared in the video(#) in the English subtitle indicates the name of the period. Please refer to the following Chinese period names appeared in the video as well as Step1.3 “East Asian History at a Glance”.
- China: Period of the Northern and Southern Dynasties (439-589)
- China: Suí (581-618)
- China: Táng (618-907)
- Japan: Nara period (710-794)
- Japan: Edo period (1603-1868)
- Japan: Tempyō era(729-749)
Historical figures introduced in the video(*) in the English subtitle indicates the name of the person. In this video, the following persons are introduced.
- Prince Shōtoku (Shōtoku Taishi, 574-622)
- Fujiwara Kōmyōshi (Empress Kōmyō, 701-760)
- Emperor Shōmu (701-756)
Keywords introduced in the video
Sino-Japanese Interactions Through Rare Books
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