Top 5 famous Buddhist Mountains listed the Most Famous Buddhist Mountains in China for you to experience their unique charm. Some are elegant or magnificent. Owning to their varied figures, unique natural environment and religious significance, they have attracted people from all over the world.
Mount Wutaiis located in the Wutai County, which consists of east Tai mountain, west Tai mountain, south Tai mountain, north Tai mountain and central Tai mountain. Five mountains’s peak looks like a platform therefore the mountain are named “Mount Wutai (Tai means platform in Chinese)”. North Tai Mountain is the highest mountain with an altitude of 3058 meters which are called “The ridge of north China”. The climate there is very special. Every April every year is the unfreezing month and September is full of snow, and in the summer the weather is cool therefore Mount Wutai is also called “Cool Mountain” to avoid summer heat.
Mount Putuois one of five famous Buddhist Mountains in China which is located in the Zhoushan islands in Zhejiang, and it is also a famous island scenery resort. Such a beautiful island where own so many cultural relics is one and only one in China. Mount Putuo is in the 100 sea miles from east of Hangzhou Bay, and it is one of a small island in Zhoushan Islands with an area of 12.5 square kilometers. Walking around the island, you will meet monks with cassock. The beautiful scenery and rich Buddhism atmosphere give this place a mystery.
Mount Emei is in Emei city, apart from Leshan area for 30 miles. It is well-known by grand and magnificent natural scenery, mysterious and charming Buddhist culture. The major peak is 3077 meters high, and there are four wonders of sea of clouds, sunrise, the light of Buddha, and holy lamp. Mount Emei is one of the five Buddhist Mountains in China and it is also a natural paradise of rare animals and plants and geological museum.
Mount Jiuhua is one of five Buddhist Mountains in China, and it is the country first national scenic spot. It is located in the southeast of Chizhou city, Anhui province. It is across from Tianzhu Mountain with Yangtze River separated in its northwest. Mount Jiuhua has a area of 120 square kilometers, the protection area is 174 square kilometers.
These are the top 5 famous buddhist mountain in China. If you are interested in Buddhist culture and want to pray for the best wishes, you may visit to those places.