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What is the origin of the name of Arashiyama?

During Spring season, the mountain is full of Sakura (cherry blossom). The mountain winds form a Sakura storm that cover the entire area, thus creating a breathtaking scenery available only during a short period of time. Arashiyama, or “Storm mountain” as it is familiar among the locals because of Sakura’s bloom, is a place worth・・・