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Mt. Kailash (in Tibetean 'Gang Rinpoche'), the holy mountain in Western Tibet. For four different religions this is the holiest place on earth. © Guenter Guni 2008, iStockphoto

Mt. Kailash (in Tibetan ‘Gang Rinpoche’), the holy mountain in Western Tibet. For four different religions this is the holiest place on earth.


“Gripped by fear, men go to sacred mountains.”
     — Gautama Buddha

Role of Sacred Mountains in the Evolution of Buddhism in China