Emperor, Empress Visit Mausoleum Of Emperor Meiji

Emperor, Empress visit mausoleum of Emperor Meiji

Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako have visited the mausoleum of Emperor Meiji in Kyoto in a ceremony related to the Emperor's enthronement.

The Imperial couple arrived at the mausoleum on Thursday morning to report the completion of key enthronement ceremonies and rituals. The Emperor is a great-great-grandson of Emperor Meiji.

Emperor, Empress Visit Mausoleum Of Emperor Showa

Emperor, Empress visit Mausoleum of Emperor Showa

Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko have visited the Mausoleum of Emperor Showa in western Tokyo to report his abdication on April 30.

The couple waved to well-wishers as they left the Imperial Palace on Tuesday morning.

Imperial Couple Visit Mausoleum Of Emperor Jinmu

Imperial couple visit mausoleum of Emperor Jinmu

Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko have paid their respects at the mausoleum of Emperor Jinmu. The visit was one of the ceremonies leading up to the Emperor's abdication on April 30.

The Emperor and Empress were in Kyoto on Monday before traveling by train to Kashihara City in Nara Prefecture on Tuesday. The couple were then driven to the tomb of the legendary first emperor.