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Orants écoutant une prédication du Bouddha. Peinture murale aux pigments minéraux sur torchis. L. 20 cm env. Grotte de Maya. Grottes de Kizil, Kucha. Art sérindien du Xinjiang, fin 6ème-début 7ème siècle. Musée national des arts asiatiques - Guimet. Paris #ChineseArt

Orants écoutant une prédication du Bouddha. Peinture murale aux pigments minéraux sur torchis. L. 20 cm env. Grotte de Maya. Grottes de Kizil, Kucha. Art sérindien du Xinjiang, fin 6ème-début 7ème siècle. Musée national des arts asiatiques - Guimet. Paris #ChineseArt

敦煌莫高窟彩塑

CHINE The Mogao Caves (Caves of the Thousand Buddhas, or the Caves of Dunhuang) are an intricate complex of Buddhist temples inside caves near the city of Dunhuang in Gansu province, China.

敦煌莫高窟 第275窟 《菩薩交脚像》5c前半 北涼- Caves of the 1000 Buddhas

敦煌莫高窟 第275窟 《菩薩交脚像》5c前半 北涼- Caves of the 1000 Buddhas

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Spread of Buddhism - Painting Found In Cave Temple in Kizil

Spread of Buddhism- Mural Buddhist people in a Buddhist cave found in Kizil in China

The Archer, Paint on paper by He Neng.  For more information, please check out: www.cwgalleries.com or fan us at: www.facebook.com/ContemporaryChineseArt

The Archer, Paint on paper by He Neng. For more information, please check out: www.cwgalleries.com or fan us at: www.facebook.com/ContemporaryChineseArt

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The Mogao Caves or Mogao Grottoes (Chinese: 莫高窟; pinyin: Mògāo kū), also known as the Caves of the Thousand Buddhas (Chinese: 千佛洞; pinyin: qiān fó dòng), form a system of 492 temples 25 km (16 mi) southeast of the center of Dunhuang, located in Gansu province, China. May also be known as the Dunhuang Caves. The caves contain some of the finest examples of Buddhist art spanning a period of 1,000 years.The first caves were dug out 366 AD as places of Buddhist meditation and worship.

The Mogao Caves or Mogao Grottoes (Chinese: 莫高窟; pinyin: Mògāo kū), also known…

Kizil cave donor figures, Tarim Basin, Central Asia

Kizil cave donor figures, Tarim Basin, Central Asia

"He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened." —Lao-tzu (Buddhist Painting from Dunhuang) ..*

" —Lao-tzu (Buddhist Painting from Dunhuang) .

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