Mt. Fuji is the symbol of Japan. Now Mt. Fuji is designated as the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Its registered name is "Fujisan, sacred place and source of artistic inspiration." Mt. Fuji is the most important wonder in Japan, and its pure faith of sacred place, source of artistic inpiration and scenic beauty are qualified as the world heritage site. Mt. Fuji was highly respected as the sacred mountain even before the history of Japan was recorded. Even today, people still respect Mt. Fuji and never lost the value of sacred place and artistic inspiration.
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