Pictures cannot do justice to the Dazu Rock Carvings in the Dazu District of China. They are religious and secular in nature and date back to the 7th century. My favorite carvings are the ones that show details of everyday life long ago. #merrychristmas
Dazu Rock Carvings is located in Chongqing City, with Dazu District, Yinan County, Tongliang County and Daishan County as the scope, where you can enjoy the art of stone carvings representing the Tang and Song Dynasties. Because of its location in the mountains of the Chinese mainland, the traffic in the past was inconvenient, and the catastrophe and man-made destruction of the wars of the past were spared. There are more than 70 stone carvings in the stone carving group, totaling more than 100,000 bodies. Among them, the Baoding Mountain and the Beishan Cliff Stone Carvings are the most famous. The Buddhist statues are the main ones. The Confucianism and Taoism statues are the model of the late Chinese cave art. The scale is grand, the art is exquisite, and the content is rich. It can be the same as the four major Chinese caves such as Dunhuang Mogao Grottoes, Yungang Grottoes, Longmen Grottoes, and Maiji Mountain Grottoes.
Among them, the statue of Baodingshan Moya was built in the Southern Song Dynasty. The Buddha statues are carved on the mountain rocks within 2.5 km, including the statues of Dafo Bay and Xiaofowan centered on Shengshou Temple. The Dazu Dafo Bay is the main body, followed by Xiaofowan, which is distributed in the east, south and north. More than 360 giant carvings, with six reincarnations, the majority of Baolou, Huayan three icons, a thousand Guanyin and so on.
Dazu Rock Carvings are a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Located near a beautiful and photo worthy village you get the opportunity to see carvings that date back as far as the 7th century. #merrychristmas
There are several dynasties in China's history that respect Buddhism and build many statues of grottoes. The more famous ones are the Four Grottoes, namely Mogao Grottoes in Dunhuang, Gansu, Longmen Grottoes in Luoyang, Henan, Yungang Grottoes in Datong, Shanxi, and Tianshui in Gansu. The Maiji Mountain Grottoes, Mogao Grottoes, is the world's first world cultural heritage in the selection of grottoes. Several caves above
have a long history and were built around 1600-1700 years ago. There is also a well-known grotto in Chongqing, which is built later and has a more beautiful shape. It has become a national 5A tourist attraction.
Chongqing Dazu Rock Carvings, containing about 75 grottoes, more than 50,000 Buddha statues, representing the highest level of world grotto art in the 9th-13th centuries. The Dazu Rock Carvings began in the early Tang Dynasty in the 7th century and reached its peak in the Song Dynasty. The Dazu Rock Carvings were listed in the World Cultural Heritage in 1999.
Dazu County in the Tang Dynasty, belonging to Changzhou. In 885, the state capital of Changzhou moved to Dazu County, which also led to the development of all aspects of Dazu. The Dazu Rock Carvings were completed from this time until nearly 1400 AD in 1279. The Dazu Rock Carvings are distributed on five hills in Beishan, Baodingshan, Nanshan, Shiqishan and Shimenshan.
충칭시(중경시) 다쭈구(대족구)안에 있는 다쭈스커(대족석각)은 세계 문화유산입니다. 다쭈스커는 바오딩산(보정산), 베이산(북산), 난산(남산) 등으로 이루어져 있으며 보존이 잘 된 당·송대의 석각 조상 예술을 감상할 수 있습니다. 수많은 돌 조각품 중 바오딩산과 북산의 돌 조각품이 가장 유명합니다. 바오딩산의 <육도윤회도>와 <십악죄보도>를 자세히 음미해 보시길 추천합니다. 북산의 불상은 당나라의 고풍스러움과 송나라의 수려함이 공존하는 작품입니다.