Located in Burang County, Ngari, Mount Kailash means King of mountains, and the major peak Kangrinboqe in west is the most famous divine mountain in Tibetan Buddhism, which is famed as one of four sacred mountain. Except for Tibetan Buddhism, Hinduism, Bonism and Jainism also regard Mount Kailash as the center of world. Every year thousands of religious people make pilgrimages devoutly around it.

At the altitude of 6721 meters, Mount Kailash is not the highest mountain in Ngari area. However, only its snowy peak can reflect fantastic and brilliant light under the sunshine. Above 6000 meters, there are 28 contemporary glaciers distrubuted.

Looking ahead from the south side, the snowy peak and a transverse terrane make up the symbol of Tibetan lattice, which means the eternity of Tibetan Buddhism and blessing.

 

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  ‣ Best Time to Visit Mount Kailash It is recommended to get to Mount Kailash during April to July and. Every October to next April, the severe cold wea...
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