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A record of buddhistic kingdoms by James legge

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(15) Giles and Williams call this "the oratory of Buddha." But

   "oratory" gives the idea of a small apartment, whereas the name here

   leads the mind to think of a large "hall." I once accompanied the

   monks of a large monastery from their refectory to the Hall of Buddha,

   which was a lofty and spacious apartment splendidly fitted up.

 

   (16) The Ts'ung, or "Onion" range, called also the Belurtagh

   mountains, including the Karakorum, and forming together the

   connecting links between the more northern T'een-shan and the Kwun-lun

   mountains on the north of Thibet. It would be difficult to name the

   six countries which Fa-Hsien had in mind.

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