Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area and Face-Changing Show # Sichuan – China

The Leshan Giant Buddha 乐山大佛 le shan da fou (wikipedia) is a 71-metre (233 ft) tall stone statue, built between 713 and 803. It is carved out of a cliff face of Cretaceous red bed sandstones that lies at the confluence of the Min River and Dadu River in the southern part of Sichuan province in China, near the city of Leshan. The stone sculpture … Continue reading Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area and Face-Changing Show # Sichuan – China