China Virtual Tour - Religious Architectures
Buddhism has been the most widespread and influential religion in China. Buddhist grottoes, pagodas and temples spread all over the country. Shaolin Temple at the foot of Mt. Song is the cradle of the world-famous Shaolin Kong Fu (martial art). Tibet is home to hundreds of Buddhist monasteries and temples, most of which are Tibet's architectural masterpieces, more mysterious than those in other parts of China. Along with the Dazu Rock Carvings, the amazing sculptures in Mogao, Yungang, Longmen are all Buddhist treasures on the UNESCO World Heritage List, representing the highest level of Buddhist art.
Famous Grottoes in China
Reputed Monasteries in Tibet
Renown Temples in China