Updated: May 03, 2017
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Beautiful Waterfalls Consisting Of Underflow Water Of Mt. Fuji

It is a place where you can fully enjoy clean water and fresh air that springs from Mt. Fuji.

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Shiraito-no-taki(Shiraito Falls) is a one of the "One Hundred Waterfalls of Japan" , located in Shizuoka Prefecture.
It is known as one of tourist attractions, along with the nearby "Otodome-no-taki(Otodome Falls)".
It is registered as a World Cultural Heritage as part of the constituent assets of "Fujisan, sacred place and source of artistic inspiration".
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Shiraito Falls is said to be the place where Hasegawa Kakugyo did a cold-water ablutions in parallel with cave training. It was a place of pilgrimage and training of people centered on believers of Fujiko (people's faith) making it a constituent of world heritage.
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Otodome-no-taki(Otodome falls) has more water than the near Shiraito Falls, and it is a powerful waterfall.
The name comes from the legend that the sound stopped for a while when they thought of God that they wanted to stop the roar of the waterfall when Soga brothers talked about the revenge.
"The revenge of Soga brothers" is one of the three revenges of Japan. That is said to have been done in 1193 when Minamoto no Yoritomo went on a massive hunting called "Fuji no Makigari" in the foot of Mt. Fuji.
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