Asuka (飛鳥) was the Imperial capital of Japan during the Asuka period (538 – 710 AD), which takes its name from this place.- Asuka, Yamato
Asuka, Yamato (Palace of Tohotsu), reign of Emperor Ingyō- Capital of Japan
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Fujiwara-kyō (藤原京) was the Imperial capital of Japan for sixteen years, between 694 and 710.
It was located in Yamato Province (present-day Kashihara in Nara Prefecture), having been moved from nearby Asuka.