October 14, 2010

Cave Buddha

Photograph by Tony Law, National Geographic

This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features

At 116 feet (35 meters), the tallest Buddha in the caves peers out of a nine-story pagoda, the facade of Cave 96, built into the string of grottoes.

See more photos of the June 2010 story "Caves of Faith."

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