Fujinomiya

(redirected from Fujinomiya, Shizuoka)
Also found in: Wikipedia.

Fujinomiya

(fo͞ojēnō`mēyä), city (1990 pop. 117,092), Shizuoka prefecture, central Honshu, Japan, at the foot of Mt. Fuji. It is an important railway junction and point of departure for the Mt. Fuji resort region. The city has large paper-pulp, dairy-product, and photographic-materials industries. It is also noted for its shrines, temples, and gardens, especially the Sengen (Shinto) shrine, which was built in the 9th cent.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Tokyo, Aug 6, 2013 - (JCN) - Teijin Limited has announced that its high-performance Technora para-aramid fiber will be used for the Space Elevator Challenge, an annual racing event for mock space elevators to be held in Fujinomiya, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan from August 7 to 10.
has decided to build a disposable diaper plant in Fujinomiya, Shizuoka Prefecture, in a move expected to escalate the feud between the papermaker's management and its founding family, sources familiar with the move said Friday.
Farms in Fujinomiya, Shizuoka Prefecture, purchased 70 tons of rice straw produced in Tome.
A truck rear-ended one car and then hit another head-on Wednesday, killing three people and leaving three slightly injured on National Route 139 in Fujinomiya, Shizuoka Prefecture, police said.
The police said they believe that the woman died April 11 at a lakeside in Fujinomiya, Shizuoka Prefecture.
Taisekiji Temple is located in Fujinomiya, Shizuoka Prefecture, at the foot of Mt.
Fuji in the city of Fujinomiya, Shizuoka Prefecture, in February 1989.
27, 1995, 17-year-old Yusuke Kawarasaki boarded the Kodama 475 from Tokyo for his home in Fujinomiya, Shizuoka Prefecture.
AUM facilities in the village of Kamikuishiki in Yamanashi Prefecture and in Fujinomiya, Shizuoka Prefecture, have already been bought by the respective municipalities from the cult's administrator.
The Goto-gumi, based in Fujinomiya, Shizuoka Prefecture, has about 1,150 members in Tokyo and 11 other prefectures mainly in the Tohoku and Kanto regions.
In early February 1989, AUM members killed Shuji Taguchi, 21, who had wanted to leave the cult, at its complex in Fujinomiya, Shizuoka Prefecture.
Shuji Taguchi, 21, who had wanted to leave the cult, was murdered in February 1989 at the AUM complex in Fujinomiya, Shizuoka Prefecture.