By aimmad
  • 550

    Introduction of buddhism

    Buddhism came to japan through many monks travelling from china and other asian countrys.
  • Jan 1, 1192

    Yoritomo becomes Showgun

    The military leader Yoritomo became the Shogun of Bakufu, his military organization. He established a military capital in Kamakura.
  • Jan 1, 1336

    European arrive in Japan

    The Heian period was one of those amazing periods in Japanese history, equaled only by the later Tokugawa period in pre-modern Japan, in which an unprecedented peace and security passed over the land under the powerful rule of the Heian dynasty
  • Jan 1, 1543

    Protuguese traders arrival in Japan

    Blown off course during a storm, Portuguese traders shipwrecked near Tangeshima island off the southern coast of Japan.
  • Jan 1, 1549

    Introduction of Christianity

    Christianity originated when jesus, the son of god preached about the goodness of what god could offer, he prayed and taught but he was was inroduced when Francis Xavier preached in japan in 1549.
  • Japan close the Door to the West

    The main reason japan closed its door to the west was the intrduction of christianity by Francis Xavier, the shoguns were convinced it was a plot to soften them up.
  • The Beginning of te Heian Period

    he Heian period begins-a time of cultural and artistic development