智慧東方 – 天臺山 國清寺

Wisdom from the East - Mount Tiantai and Guoqing Temple
智慧東方 – 天臺山 國清寺

Wisdom from the East - Mount Tiantai and Guoqing Temple

中文 30’
Chinese 30'
節目介紹 / Introduction
中國有四座被世人所公認的佛教名山,分別是五台,峨眉,九華和普陀,但在英國人李提摩太的心中,卻還有另一座佛教名山,而且它的地位甚至高於其他四座山頭。清朝時期,曾在華傳教45年的李提摩太,在他的回憶錄——《親歷晚清十年》中寫道:天臺山是與耶路撒冷,麥加等宗教聖地相提並論的東方宗教中心…



There are four famous and recognised sacred Buddhist mountains in China, which are Wutai, Emei, Jiuhua and Putuo. However, to the Englishman, Timothy Richard, there is another famous Buddhist mountain and it holds a higher status than the other four mountains. During the Qing Dynasty, Timothy Richard was a missionary in China for 45 years. In his memoirs, "Ten years of experiences in the late Qing Dynasty", this was written. "Mount Tiantai is a religious centre in the East that is on par with holy lands like Jerusalem and Mecca..."