Fujiwara no Koremichi

Mon of the Fujiwara Clan.

Fujiwara no Koremichi

Fujiwara no Koremichi (藤原 伊通) was a member of the Fujiwara Clan. The son of Fujiwara no Munemichi he lived from 1093-1165AD.

He held the rank of naidaijin and was given the rank of saidaijin in 1157 during the reign of Emperor Sutoku.

In 1060 he was given the rank of dajō daijin.

He is also known to have a written the Taikai hishō, a critique on the policies of Emperor Nijō.1


1. Louis Frederic, translated by Kathe Roth (2002) “Japan Encyclopedia”. London: Harvard University Press.

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