Bergen Around the World

Lotus Mountain (Lianhua shan) Guangzhou China – September 2012

Lotus Mountain is a park located on a site of of a 2,000 year old red sand stone quarry. The park is still being developed but hosts an annual lotus festival featuring over 100,000 lotuses in bloom from around the world. It is located at the juncture of the Pearl and Shizi Rivers. It features a statue of GungYin to pray to for good luck at sea and overall good fortune.

043 R044 R053 R055 R071 R077 R104 R142 R174 R178 R222 R253 R255 R264304 R