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[Jiangxi] Mt. Lushan: Paradise on earth (Scenic spots 3) [Copy link] 中文

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The three cascade waterfall

  Originating in Dayue Mountain, the spring angles around the backside of Five-Old-Men Peak and pours into Nine Tier Gully, crashing twice upon rocks, and then converges into a torrent, and drops once again. Driven by the gully wind, the tiny drops dance in the misty air, sparkling in the sunlight and falling like countless dazzling pearls.

The yellow dragon pool

  "It is the dragon make the water clever instead of the deepness of it." Going through roots and rocks, and rushing downward along dark green precipice, waters straightly fall into the pool . It is said there is a untamed dragon in the pool, which often cause calamity. Later it has been subduded and kept in the pool by a Buddhist monk.

The black dragon pool

  Dark dragon's pool is divided into five chinks by a huge stone. Hanging from the stone ,the five parts of water rush down to the pool. As the story does, there is a dark dragon inhabiting in the pool, ,so people name it after the dark dragon .The water is clear in the pool ,which make people can not help drinking and playing it .

The three ancient trees


 " three trees stand in front of the temple, a tree and a bodhi ". Of three big trees, two are cryptomerias, the other is a gingko. It is tall and big, stalwart. It is said the tree was planted by Buddhist monk in the Jin Dynasty, but in fact it was done by monk in the Ming Dynasty.So it has a history of more than 400 years so far.

The lulin lake

  The Lulin lake was build in 1955 by piling up the dyke and building the bridge. The area is 130,000 square meters, and water demand is 1,200,000 square meters. Surrounded by the mountains, the lake and the mountains set each other off. The is like the rainbow-like bridge and mirror-like water make here a dreamlike place.

hang po valley

  The mouth-like valley stands in the place where Five-Old -Man peaks and Hanyang peaks meet. The valley gained the name because it is like a mouth to exhaust vast lake water . Mountain range stone workshop includes Han Po pavilion , Wangpo pavilion, which are in harmony with the spectacle of the lakes and mountains.

The botanical garden

 Garden was firstly established by Hu xianxiao, Qin renchang, and Chen fenghuai in 1943., It is the only inferior high mountain botany of our country. There are more than 3000 kinds of Chinese and foreign fabric in the garden, and it has been accepted as a member by IUCN in the late 1980s..

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