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Top 100 iconic landmarks of the world (P.48) Mogao Caves: Buddhism treasure in the crossroad on the Silk Road


(wcsa.world) The Mogao Caves, also known as the Thousand Buddha Grottoes or Caves of the Thousand Buddhas, form a system of 500 temples 25 km southeast of the center of Dunhuang, an oasis located at a religious and cultural crossroads on the Silk Road, in Gansu province, China.