Yamato period


Yamato Period (c. 250-710 CE) Imperial court ruled from modern-day Nara Prefecture, then known as Yamato Province. a new constitution was written for Japan based on the Chinese one.

For more information-http://www.angelfire.com/empire2/unkemptgoose/Yamato.html

Heian Period

794 to 1185

The Heian era was a groundbreaking moment in Japanese Buddhism and Buddhist art

For more information- http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/heia/hd_heia.htm