The treasures of the Dunhuang thousand Buddhas caves exhibited in Paris.
Originally published on Rue89-01/25/2009
In China, four complexes of cave-shrines (Dunhuang, Dazu, Longmen, Yungang) are part of the World Heritage Sites listed by Unesco. The most famous site, the caves of Dunhuang, is highlighted by a remarkable exhibition organized jointly by the China Cultural Centre in Paris and the Musée Guimet.
The Dunhuang Caves:The caves, located near the oasis of Dunhuang, on the southern route of the Silk Road are more than three thousand … Lire la suite