Mt. Kailash

Mt. Kailash, China

Travel Blogs from Mt. Kailash

Mt. Kailash Travel Blogs (7)
Tibet Transects: Axis Mundi, Mt. Kailash, Manasarovar, and Guge Kingdom, Tibet, China travel blog

Tibet Transects: Axis Mundi

A travel blog entry by lraleigh

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... followed by a cold rain that further erodes the sandstones. This is a landscape of Change. Even the abode of Shiva and Chorlo Demchok--Mt. Kailash--will one day disappear. They will have to find another home somewhere else, another axis-mundi. ...

Team Kora, Mt. Kailash, China travel blog

Team Kora

A travel blog entry by lraleigh

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... duality: differences between people, places, and things are simply illusions of this world. With mountains as important as Kailash, a Power Place, the unity is even more potent. After 108 koras, you are guaranteed enlightenment and nirvana. Part of ...

Violent Buddhist Superheroes at Mt. Kailash, Mt. Kailash, China travel blog

Violent Buddhist Superheroes at Mt. Kailash

A travel blog entry by lraleigh

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... person to have reached the summit, although you could still call it an "unclimbed mountain." Naro conceded, and Mt. Kailash became a principal Buddhist mountain. Still, Bonpos revere the mountain and circumambulate it anti-clockwise. Buddhism was ...

Mt. Kailash Kora and the Birthday Party, Mt. Kailash, Tibet, China travel blog

Mt. Kailash Kora and the Birthday Party

A travel blog entry by globalfly

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... for Buddhism, Hinduism, Jainism and Bon (the native Tibetan religion). Four major rivers that have nourished Asia all emerged from Mt. Kailash. It is believed to be unexceedingly auspicious to walk around the mountain. In Tibetan, this is called ...