Shibao Mountain is located 25 kilometers southwest of Jianchuan
County, because of the red sandstone mountain into a turtle-shaped
crack, like a lion like elephant bell like to give the name
of Shibao. Here wooded, stone Fun Unlimited, temples chic,
unique scenery, especially Cliff and caves and ancient reputation.
Mountain caves dug in the Tang and Song Dynasties, and enjoy
the southwest of Dunhuang reputation as a national
key cultural relics protection units. Shibao Shan Kwong
only beautiful, historic atmosphere, this unique national
style, known as Bai Valentine's Day, China
Song City, said the song would be more fun to watch
Shibao, linger. Shibao Mountain in 2008. The song was included
in the State Council, the national intangible cultural heritage
There are art treasures: 17 carving fine,
vivid, unique content, rich colors of local ethnic grotto.
The caves located in Shibaoshan stone temple bell, the lion
off, Schaden Qing three stretches sixty-seven km zone, about
140 statues footer. Caves selected fine slave logic, logic
Phoenix Court, three generations of Nanzhao different Mu
seeking the Lord, the three most representative figures.
Through these images, reflecting the history of Nanzhao
generation. It is Nanzhao art treasures, but also the wealth
of national historical materials, for future generations
to study Nanzhao political, military, cultural, as well
as apparel, fashion and so provide valuable information.
Followed by religious figures lifelike.
In most caves statue, religious figure. As the Goddess of
Mercy, Ananda, Kassapa, Monju, Fugen, eight were king, heavenly
king, King growth and so on. These images, mostly fine carving,
vivid own personality. For example, with the Goddess of
Mercy, in the hands of the sculptor, the image vary: faces
have learned Guanyin Mannan Guanyin, the Goddess of Mercy,
and so slender.