Tag: CN – Historic Monuments of Dengfeng in “The Centre of Heaven and Earth”

Singapore to Portugal: Here’s what you’ll see on the world’s longest train journey; Manas Sen Gupta; Lifestyle Asia

Photo: Shi Deru

A railway line in Laos just joined Vientiane to Kunming, thus making possible the world’s longest train journey from Singapore to Portugal.

Source: Singapore to Portugal: Here’s what you’ll see on the world’s longest train journey

India’s Connection to Shaolin Temple in China : Here is Why it is the base of Buddhism!; Nikita Tayal; NewsGram

China – Historic Monuments of Dengfeng in “The Centre of Heaven and Earth”

Despite being crowded with tourists for the most part of the year, this world heritage site is filled with serenity and reflects discipline and efficiency in its becalming environment.

  • Shaolin temple in China has become a brand, especially after the Hollywood blockbuster Shaolin Temple was released in 1982
  • The temple was declared a World Heritage site by UNESCO in 2010
  • The temple exhibits connections to home base of Buddhism, India

China, June 6, 2017: The home of Kung fu and Zen Buddhism- Shaolin temple is one of the most visited tourist sites in China with busloads of tourists visiting the place, every year.

Despite being crowded with tourists for the most part of the year, this world heritage site is filled with serenity and reflects discipline and efficiency in its becalming environment.

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