Fujiwara no Tamemitsu

Fujiwara no Tamemitsu
Mon of the Fujiwara Clan.

Fujiwara no Tamemitsu

Fujiwara no Tamemitsu (藤原 為光) was a member of the Fujiwara Clan, more specifically the Hokke Branch of this clan.

He was the son of Fujiwara no Morosuke1 and father of Fujiwara no Tadanobu, Fujiwara no Kiminobu, Fujiwara no Teishi2 and Fujiwara no Michinobu.3


1. Brinkley, F. (1915) “A History of the Japanese People from the Earliest Times to the End of the Meiji Era.” New York: The Encyclopaedia Britannica Company.
2. Kodansha. (1993) ”Japan: An Illustrated Encyclopedia”. Tokyo: Kodansha Ltd.
3. MacMillan, P. (2018) ”One Hundred Poets, One Poem Each: A Treasury of Classical Japanese Verse”. St. Ives: Penguin Classics.

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