Video encyclopedia

Edo period


Edo Period Japan


Picture of the Japanese Edo Period


Edo, the ancient green city of Japan | SLICE


Japanese Lofi Beat | Edo Period By Sukonjura


KATANA Japanese SAMURAI Sword SHINSENGUMI Soji Okita Swordsman of the Edo period

The Edo period or Tokugawa period (徳川時代) is the period between 1603 and 1868 in the history of Japan, when Japanese society was under the rule of the Tokugawa shogunate and the country's 300 regional daimyō. The period was characterized by economic growth, strict social order, isolationist foreign policies, a stable population, "no more wars", and popular enjoyment of arts and culture. The shogunate was officially established in Edo on March 24, 1603, by Tokugawa Ieyasu. The period came to an end with the Meiji Restoration on May 3, 1868, after the fall of Edo.
    Explore contextually related video stories in a new eye-catching way. Try Combster now!