Giant Buddha of Leshan

With the time-honored stone, historical site, special tradition and folk customs, Giant Buddha of Leshan in Sichuan welcomes more than millions of visitors every year.

There goes a local saying that “The Mountain is Buddha, and the Buddha is a mountain”. Giant Buddha of Leshan, built in the Tang Dynasty, is carved on a cliff and the three rivers flow through its feet, which is recognized as the highest pre-modern statue worldwide up till now.

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Standing majestically there for thousands of years, the Giant Buddha of Leshan exposed to strong rain and wind and witnessed the ups and downs of the ancient Sichuan city, leaving great mysteries to modern people.

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