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Vredeveld Aziatische Kunst
Vredeveld Aziatische Kunst

The largest collection of original antique Buddha statues.

Own import from Burma

13 May

Mount Putuo

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Mount Putuo

Mount Putuo is a sacred Buddhist site at the island southeast of Shanghai, in Zhoushan prefecture of Zhejiang province, China. As per Chinese Buddhism, Mount Putuo is also one of the four sacred mountains. The other mountains are Mount Wutai, Mount Jiuhua, and Mount Emei.

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11 May

Mount Wutai

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Mount Wutai is a sacred Buddhist site at Qingshui in Shanxi Province, China. The other names for this mountain are Wutaishan and Mount Qingliang. Also, the central area is surrounded by a cluster of flat-topped peaks corresponding to the cardinal directions.

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10 May

Mount Kailash

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Mount Kailash

The word Kailasa came from the Sanskrit language. It is believed that it could have been derived from the word Kelasa, meaning crystal from the same script. The Tibetan name for the mountain is Gangs Rin Po Che. Here, the word Gangs means snow peak similar to alp or hima and the word Rin Po Che means precious one, hence, the word Gangs Rin Po Che means precious jewel of snows.

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