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莫高窟 Mogao Caves (1987)

莫高窟

Mogao Caves

莫高窟地处丝绸之路一个战略要点不仅东西方贸易中转站同时宗教文化知识交汇处莫高窟492石窟洞穴庙宇雕像壁画闻名于世展示延续千年佛教艺术

Situated at a strategic point along the Silk Route, at the crossroads of trade as well as religious, cultural and intellectual influences, the 492 cells and cave sanctuaries in Mogao are famous for their statues and wall paintings, spanning 1,000 years of Buddhist art.

Source: UNESCO 1987, accessed 2016-12-17, http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/440

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