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.

Facts & Stats on Dazu Rock Carvings

Go Historic ID
318877
Names
Dazu Rock Carvings
Dates
892; 1179-1245

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Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Dazu Rock Carvings - Chongqing Municipality, China