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Ten'yō (天養) was a Japanese era name (年号, nengō, , lit. "year name") after Kōji and before Kyūan. This period started in February 1144 and ended in July 1145. During this time, the emperor was Konoe-tennō (近衛天皇).
Events of the Ten'yō Era
- 1144 (Ten'yō 1, 7th month): A comet was sighted in the sky.
- 1145 (Ten'yō 1, 8th month): The empress Taiken-mon In, mother of former-Emperor Sutoku died.
- 1145 (Ten'yō 1): The emperor went to Iwashimizu Shrine and to the Kamo Shrines.
- National Diet Library, "The Japanese Calendar" -- historical overview plus illustrative images from library's collection
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