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Jiuhua Mountain, Huangshan

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Climb on one of the four sacred mountains of Buddhism, Jiuhua Mountain. With a name that literally means “Nine Glorious Mountains,” it represents a great Chinese Buddhist learning center and a popular destination for pilgrims. Visit some of the many temples that spread across the mountain, while enjoying natural landscapes with old pines, green bamboo forests, waterfalls, streams, and caves. Climb to the highest summit, Shiwang Peak, and revel in the view from 1,342 m (4,402 ft) above sea level. To visit Jiuhua Mountain and get the most from your holiday in Huangshan, create itinerary details personal to you using our Huangshan day trip planning website.
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  • We had hiked up Huangshan the day before and relaxed in the springs at night and then it was on to Jiuhua Mountain. We thoroughly enjoyed the ride there as it was so picturesque. The Buddhist temple.....  more »
  • So much to see, to marvel at. The nature, the mountains and fog. The temples. The labourers, the monks and nuns. And all the Chinese tourists thrilled to be at this sacred Buddhist sight. It is.....  more »
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  • On the mountain, Buddhism flourishes. History, prayers, people, and culture merges into one body.
  • Jiuxian Mountain (simplified: jiuhuashan beatia; traditional Chinese: 九華山; transcription: Jǐuhuá Shān) is one of the four Buddhist cities in China, located southeast of Chizhou Street in the Anhui Province-China. This is the famous mountain because of its beautiful scenery and ancient temples, attached to the Bodhisattva During the Liang Dynasty, the bare house during the Southern Dynasties, Cuu Hoa son is named Cuu son by the locals to see the nine mountains of the same size. However, it is said that by the year of Thien Bao Street (742-755), the renowned poet Bach was once here and wrote: "Marvelous Fertilizer Linh son Khai Cuu Hoa " Translate: "Marvelous Earth-feces Linh son bloom nine Flowers " So from there the mountain changed its name to the mountain. It is an elegant beauty to the south of Chizhou, Anhui Province. The total area of the scenic area in Jiujiang Mountain is 120 km². The protected area is 114 km2. Along with the mountains: the Castle of Shanxi Province, Emeishan City, Sichuan Province, and Prussia in Zhejiang Province, China is one of the four sacred mountains of Buddhism in the Chinese, often referred to as the name "the four Buddhist Son ". ... Collectibles
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