March 08, 2019
Longmen Grottoes, a large museum of stone sculpture, is one of the sites travelers visit in Henan. It is located at the foot of Yique Mountain. It is the third cluster of cave temples commissioned by the imperial court. The carving began in North Wei dynasty, went through East and West Wei Dynasties, dynasties of North, North Zhou, Sui, Tang and Five Dynasties Period, which lasted for over 400 years.