Friday, January 22, 2010

MONTAñAS FAMOSAS

Volcan Villarica, Chile


Mount Kailash (Gang Rinpoche) the holy peak in the Gangdisê Range, a part of the Himalayas in Tibet, China. In Hindu belief it is the abode of Shiva and Pārvatī, they reside at the summit of mount Kailāśā in a state of perpetual meditation.


Mount Ararat According to the book of Genesis Noah's Ark came to rest at the mountains of Ararat. Turkey


Ayers Rock (Uluru) the famous sandstone rock formation in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is sacred to the Anangu of the area.Around the base of Uluru are important areas of cultural significance. Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park Australia




Mount Olympus the highest mountain range in Greece and the mythical seat of the ancient Greek pantheon. Greece


Mount Vesuvius,the volcano which destroyed the Roman cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum near Naples, Italy


Kilimanjaro Africa's highest Mountain rising 4,000 m from its surrounding Savanna. Tanzania




Mount Everest since mid 19th century known as the highest mountain on Earth situated in the Sagarmatha zone of Tibet, China





Mount Fuji represents for the Japanese beauty and harmony and is also a symbol of Japan.Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan

FLORCITAS