Dazu Rock Carvings Chongqing Municipality, China

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These magnificent Buddhist sculptures were carved in stone cliffs around Dazu in central China between 892 and 1245. They are a World Heritage Site for their importance in the history of Buddhist art.

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318877
Names
Dazu Rock Carvings
Heritage Lists
Coordinates
29.743886° N, 105.722294° E

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Dazu Rock Carvings (Chongqing Municipality, China)
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Holly Hayes
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March 21, 2015