Religion Tour of China
Introduction

Religion Tour of China is a platform to introduce Religion Natural Landscapes and Religion Cultural Landscapes about Taoism and Buddhism in China for tourism lovers.
Religion Travel Agency is a platform for people from other countries to travel in China.
Religion Gallery offers all kinds of scenery photos. Religion Tour is becoming a popular travel program in China especially for many foreigners. So, we offer a lot of religion tour information here like many Buddhism Mountains and Taoist Mountains. At last, we hope that it is helpful for you.

History

Religion History - During the third century B.C., Emperor Asoka sent missionaries to the northwest of India, that is, present-day Pakistan and Afghanistan. The mission achieved great success as the region soon became a centre of Buddhist learning with many distinguish monks and scholars. When the merchants of Central Asia came into this region for trade, they learnt about Buddhism and accepted it as their religion. By the second century B.C., some central Asian cities like Kotan, has already become important centres for Buddhism. The Chinese people had their first contact with Buddhism through Central Asians who were already Buddhists.More

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