The steep hillsides of the Dazu area contain an exceptional series of rock carvings dating from the 9th to the 13th century. They provide outstanding evidence of the harmonious synthesis of Buddhism, Taoism and Confucianism.
Hell of the iron wheel
Burning in Hell
The main theme of these rock carvings is about Buddhism, built during the late Tang dynasty(618-907) and Song dynastry(960-1279).
This rock caring is a famous group of ancient rock carvings, listed in world cultural heritaage in 1990.
This rock carvings enjoys a grand size, excellent crvings and rich content . it has high value in history , science and art.
This rock carvings plays an important part in the history of ancient Chinees rock carvings, regarded as the "pearl of oriental art".
This rock carving is a piece of genius work, a teasure in the world cultural heritage.
The rock carvings in Dazu Rock carvings are mainly about Buddhist statues, together with confucian and Taoism.