Thursday, January 22, 2009

Cave Temple - Chinese tourism scenic spots

Grottoes began carving Emperor Xuan (Ke million) next year between the King (500-503 AD), Eastern Wei later, Western Wei, Northern Qi Dynasty, Tang, Song, Jin, Ming and Qing until Yongzhengnianjian have been rebuilt. Buddha carved the building, mainly in the Northern Wei, Northern Qi Dynasty and continued to cut more in the Tang Dynasty. Cave Temple has five caves, a thousand A niche, small shrines 255, the Big Buddha Cliff 3, 7743 a total size of the grottoes, the title of Stone Tablets in mind more than two hundred items. Grottoes for the first square, each 6 meters wide. There is the middle of a square cylinder, surrounded by a carved shrines. Kannei each with a carved Buddha, the disciples, the Buddha. Block has the following on both sides of the Buddha Pair of stone lions, hairy crouch, realistic image. Buddha's back engraved with the flame pattern, there are symmetrical on both sides of the fly, and Lotus, chemical and biological weapons. Dan Pipa, Wang Ji Le piper of Flying, in a lively and vivid, so as to constitute a Buddhist-dominated symmetry, the coordination group of stone. Fang-chu, the base of each side are carving a Book, Book of the following There are different posture of the god king. Column side by side each side has chemical and biological weapons, Lotus and scale down pattern, polyphonic ringtones, composed of vertical streamer mantle, carved works fine. Beautiful and solemn. There are three beautiful on both sides of the door of relief - Figure ceremony. 3 on the left side of the emperor ceremony is a map on the right side of 3 Queen's ceremony is the map. Dili, after the funeral along with civil and military And a group of Bin-Chen Fei, both Empress maid arm, the former monk has guided. Figure Composition ceremony coordination, skilled blade, realistic style, fully demonstrated the art of representing the craftsmen skills. The second cave is a Kuxue not yet completed. Dongbi three shrines, was the early Northern Wei's works. Kannei a carved Buddha, the disciple Buddha II, Book II, under the Block II engraved lion. Center column to the south side of the three shrines cut from top to bottom, the bottom of a large dragon for the Moon three years of the Tang Dynasty (AD 663 years) created. Kannei a carved Buddha, the disciples, the Buddha, or the separation of the lotus on top of Lotus. Mei Long engraved with the seven statues, engraved on both sides of the fly . Outside the niche carved on both sides of the niche carved doors are higher than those of the two Buddha. Cave in the third, fourth from the shapes of the layout of the cave to cave in the first art style and the same, only slightly smaller than that in the first cave; also Dili, the relief after the ceremony, carved of fine work, such as a hand. Cave towering wall in the fifth, 3 m high cave, the side walls 2 meters, the plane is a small square of the cave. Caves at the top of the door and there are many on both sides of the Northern Wei to the Tang Dynasty from the small shrines. In the cave on the left side of the door is a carved pagoda, 9, and construction pavilion for the next three forms, each has a statue of Buddha, the world rarely seen, the study of architectural history of the Northern Dynasties of great value. There are caves Center Column; Kuding square for the caisson; caisson is a large lotus, surrounded by six Gao Xiang's volley flying, there are four patterns of the Buddha, chemical and biological weapons there and honeysuckle. Caisson as a whole is based on the theme of the Lotus, symmetrical composition, appearance generous. Thousands of shrines Shek Pik lower, with a larger shrines, as the Tang Qian Feng Between (AD 666-667 years) created. Niche 1.5 meters high, 2.12 meters wide, arched niche was. Houdian straight, regular, a Zuofo. Temple wall engraved with neatly arranged in small shrines, there are 999 small Buddha, and in the middle of the Big Buddha, happens to be 1000, Gu Yue, "thousands of shrines." Outside the shrine on both sides of the Cliff Figures many, changeable blade, vivid image. Cave Temple is alien to the Buddhist art with the Central Plains Han combination of art, reaching a high degree of technical proficiency level, showing the transition from the Northern Dynasties to the Tang Dynasty style. Caves throughout the slim, sleek, lifelike statues, Buddhist art in China splendid garden, Known as the beautiful bouquet of flowers.

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