This is view of Samanala Kanda(Butterfly mountain) Adams Peak has very long history. There is legend according to "The Mahawansa" ( the book of repoted our history) to remember The first visiting of Lord Buddha signend his holly foot print on the stone.
In ancient era there was a god Saman,due to his invitation The Lord buddha willed to mark the foot on the stone. Nowa days that place is covered and you can touched your forehead.
Christian believe that it is the foot print of Adam(the first man,son of god) therefore they called Adam's peak.
Hindus believe that it was the foot mark of God Sivwa and they come here and wash the stone that which was foot marked.they apply saffren and sandle wood to scrub the stone and drink that water(Government banned this activity and covered after that because it caused to damaged the foot print.
Muslims believe that it is foot print of god allah or prophet mohomed.
How ever there are more witness to believe this is the foot print of Lord Buddha(The histori al report of Sri Lanka-The Mahawansaya,Pahiyan monk's reports,Br Bells reports,Mr SenarathParanawitharana's reports,Ellawala Medhankara thero's reports,etc...