Yúngāng Shíkū (Yungang Grottoes), Datong, Shanxi Province, China - these 252 ancient Chinese Buddhist temple grottoes hold more than 51,000 Buddha statues and statuettes, excellent examples of rock-cut architecture and one of the three most famous ancient Buddhist sculptural sites of China.
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