Kamakura Timeline

Events

Tiara clan defeated

1185

the Taira clan was defeated at sea Yorimotos brother and his army

Zen Buddhism introduced

1191

Zen Buddhism was showed to Japan by a monk named Dōgen Zenji

kimonos were introduced to japan

1192

Men and women wore  brightly colored kimonos, the samurai’s wore kimonos symbolizing
      the color of their leader, and sometimes the battlefield was used as a fashion show.

Yorimoto becomes the military leader

1192

The emperor makes Yoritomo the military leader

Minamoto no Yoritomo dies

1199

Minamoto no Yoritomo dies

A famous wooden kongorikishi statue of Tōdai-ji was made

1203

A famous wooden kongorikishi statue of Tōdai-ji, was made by a man named Busshi Unkei.

Nichiren leaves the island

1271

Nichiren is banished to Sado Island forever