Yungang Grottoes saved for the nation and people to enjoy for years to come
May 27, 2022
Preserving a historical and cultural heritage site that was created more than 1,500 years ago would be a challenge in any country, but China has fulfilled the task in the case of the Yungang Grottoes in Datong.
Rock of ages
April 28, 2022
Yungang Grottoes in Datong show influences from far afield being utilized for Buddhist art.
Protecting Yungang a generational task
April 27, 2022
Staff at the Yungang Grottoes Academy have been busy conducting regular maintenance at Yungang Grottoes in Datong, Shanxi province.
Thrilling dances bring ancient Datong heritage back to life
December 21, 2021
Artists in Datong have raised the global profile of the Yungang Grottoes through a vivid series of dance performances called Yungang Dance.
Research institute acts to protect Yungang Grottoes
November 23, 2021
The Yungang Grottoes Research Institute has achieved great results in the protection of the cultural relics of the Yungang Grottoes as well as in its studies of the grottoes.
Forum on cultural relic protection held in Datong
October 15, 2021
A national academician forum on strategic research on cultural relic protection and scientific and technological innovation was held in the city of Datong on Oct 12.
Tencent backs relics protection
September 17, 2021
A special digital protection project for Cave No 16 of the Yungang Grottoes in Datong city was recently included into Chinese internet giant Tencent's public welfare projects.
Shanxi's Yungang Grottoes reopen after repairs
July 14, 2021
After nine years of repair work, three units of the Yungang Grottoes in Datong, Shanxi province, reopened to the public on July 10.