China Leshan

Mount Emei

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, this is one of four sacred Buddhist mountains, known for its golden summit temple and diverse ecosystem.

Tips from the community

It is believed that Samantabhadra, a bodhisattva (an enlightened being), rode a six-tusked elephant on Mt. Emei in China’s Sichuan province to spread Buddhism. Rub the behind of the ornate elephant atop this holy mountain to gain good grades.

laurenmack 3 years ago