Sugawara no Koreyoshi

Sugawara no Koreyoshi
Sugawara no Koreyoshi, Kikuchi Yosai.

Sugawara no Koreyoshi

Sugawara no Koreyoshi (菅原 是善) was a member of the Sugawara clan living from 812 to 880. He was the son of Sugawara no Kiyogimi and had a son by the name of Sugawara no Michizane.

A scholar in his lifetime, he was also an imperial tutor and professor at the daigaku in Heiankyo. He is one of the compilers of the Montoku jitsuroku.1

Footnotes

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

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