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「平和への路(みち)」  静岡市葵区呉服町
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( I quote it from Shizuoka-City homepage ) The Lights of Peace Project is designed to build awareness of the 24th United Nations Disarmament Conference in Shizuoka, and bring the people together in the warm glow of lights that will shine in the city center, on the Shimizu waterfront, and on Nihondaira. The Path to Peace Approximately 6,000 bamboo lanterns will light up Aoba Symbol Road and Tokiwa Park. 1.The lanterns will create a path from Aoba Symbol Road to Tokiwa Park. 2.Participating citizens will carry more lights to the park with thoughts of peace in their hearts. 3.During the UNCDI, a pillar of light will shine into the sky so that the citizens will the conference is being held. 24th United Nations Conference on Disarmament Issues in Shizuoka http://www.city.shizuoka.jp/deps/kikaku/uncdi_in_shizuoka-e.html UNCDI: Lights of Peace Project http://www.city.shizuoka.jp/deps/kikaku/uncdi_akari-e.html

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