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    Cave 7. Yungang, Shanxi, China. Outstanding example of the Chinese stone carvings from the 5th and 6th centuries. All together the site is composed of 252 grottoes with more than 51,000 Buddha statues and statuettes.

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Yungang Grottoes - Datong, Shanxi, China. The site is an outstanding example of Chinese stone carvings from the 5th and 6th centuries. All together the site is composed of 252 grottoes with more than 51,000 Buddha statues and statuettes. by Around the World in 480 Days

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