Internet Weekly Report - Art And Culture


Buddha's Caves

Buddha’s Caves in Dunhuang
This is an article and slideshow on the beautiful works of Buddhist artwork in the caves in this city on the old Chinese Silk Road and on the lip of the Gobi desert.  This article also talks about the effects of heavy tourism on fragile artworks.


An illustration of buildings from the Infinite Life Sutra.


An illustration of the bodhisattva Guanyin.

Links

Dunhuang Art Exhibition photos - Daylife

Dunhuang Art Exhibition at National Art Museum -- china.org.cn

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Internet Weekly Report First Issued on 12/15/2001,
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Last Updated Sunday, 06. July 2008 15:29:46.



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