Adam's Peak

General - A mountain in Ceylon with a depression shaped like a large footprint. The Buddhists regard it as the site of the sacred footprint of the Buddha, while the Hindus regard the footprint as that of Shiva and say that the mountain itself is the home of Sumana. In Christian tradition, the footprint is that of St Thomas. Sometimes identified as Adam's Peak, Adam's Footprint, Adam's Footprint, Sumanakuta, Sumanakuta, Sumanala or Sumanala.

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