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[National Archives] 2018 second plan exhibition The Heike Monogatari is mysterious; beautiful shiki

Date From Saturday, July 21, 2018 to Saturday, September 1
Until from Monday to Saturday from 9:15 to 17:00
Closed days
On Sunday ※8/11 (soil, celebration) stops
Place Kitanomaru-koen Park 3-2
Access Tokyo Metro Tozai Line Takebashi Station [1b exit] 5-minute walk
Reference Incorporated administrative agency National Archives
03-3214-0621 (main)

Event contents

2018 second plan exhibition
The Heike Monogatari
It is mysterious and spreads the beauty

Vindictive spirit, Tengu, evil spirits who act secretly in drama - - rear of samurais of the impermanence of all things!

A lot of anecdotes mysterious of famous episode that is published in textbook are put in "The Heike Monogatari" about rise and fall of Heike school. Do you not listen to voice of "mono" who are mysterious, and are beautiful wriggling behind competition between two teams battle this summer reaching 900 years from the Kiyomori Taira birth?

"The Heike Monogatari"

"Buddhist temple" best among the opening section, winding of "The Heike Monogatari" as for the image. This book is luxurious book which is attractiveness that sketch of gold paint, silver paint was given and is known to Momijiyama library for popular name of "hikakunenyohon" because we were possessed. It is another name of Momijiyama library with "hikaku". Again with "nenyo" of Japanese book bind, and point to one of the one.


By manuscript that we summarized article about Yorimasa Minamotono who advocates Heike overthrow, and raised an army in, it is counted in one of the variant texts of "The Heike Monogatari". *matsurigoto shoots down mysterious ominous bird "nue" which appeared in Shishinden Hall with bow and, according to the story, exterminates, and it is said that sword called "King Shishi" was granted from the Emperor Konoe by reward. Study of Japanese classical literature storytelling place old storehouse.

"Description of competition between two teams ups and downs"

Among one of the variant texts "descriptions of competition between two teams ups and downs of "The Heike Monogatari"," was published as horizontal illustrated book in 1707 by (1707), and the old collection of books of the Department of the Interior. Cut is scene where large snake which emerged from pond to Tadamori Tairano (father of Kiyomori) is going to attack.



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