Visual Timeline: Kamakura
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1185 CE - 1333 CE: The Kamakura period in Japan.
1191 CE: The Shinto Tsurugaoka Hachiman Shrine is moved from Yuinogo to Kamakura, Japan by Minamoto no Yoritomo.
1192 CE - 1333 CE: The Kamakura Shogunate rules Japan.
1192 CE - 1199 CE: Minamoto no Yoritomo is shogun in Japan.
1249 CE - 1253 CE: The Kenchoji Zen Buddhism monastery is built in Kamakura, Japan.
1252 CE: The Kotokuin Temple with its massive bronze statue of Buddha is built at Kamakura, Japan.
1283 CE: The Engakuji Zen Buddhist monastery is established at Kamakura, Japan by Hojo Tokimune.
1327 CE - 1333 CE: Hojo Moritoki reigns as shogun in Japan, the last of the Kamakura Shogunate.
1333 CE: Nitta Yoshisada attacks and destroys Kamakura, capital of Japan's Kamakura Shogunate.
1333 CE - 1336 CE: The Kemmu Restoration when the Japanese emperor Go-Daigo uses rebel warlords to oust the Kamakura Shogunate.