Book: Sacred Places in China
Author: Carl F. Kupfer





Sacred Places in China By Carl F. Kupfer

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Pages (PDF): 67
Publication Date: 1911

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Summary:

This is a travelogue by a 19th century Christian missionary who visited several sacred locations in China, including places holy to all three of China's principal religions: Taoism, Confucianism and Buddhism.He relates many fantastic stories of visions of Gods and Goddesses which manifested around these locations. He calls on religious leaders who live at these sites, including an audience with the 'Taoist Pope.' Chapters include, Early Buddhism In Hwang Mei, Ngn Ren Tsz—The Monastery Of Benevolence, Kiu Hua Shan—The Nine-Lotus-Flower Mountain, Poot'oo—China's Sacred Island, and Lung Hu Shan—The Dragon-Tiger Mountain.