The foundations of the Tiantai Tiantai Buddhism in the mountains: Identification Techniques in the creation and re-establishment of a Buddhist order Chinese on a ridge.
The Buddhist Tiantai school was different from all other schools of Chinese Buddhism, as it remained confined
to the Tiantai Mountains, while other schools spread over all of China. I will demonstrate that the Tiantai
school's dedication to this area resulted from the devotion to the school founder, Zhiyi, who chose the Tiantai
Mountains as the site for his school.