Cave Library at Dunhuang - The Dunhuang manuscripts are a cache of important religious and secular documents discovered in the Mogao Caves of Dunhuang, CHINA, in the early 20th century. Dating from the 5th to early 11th centuries, the manuscripts include works ranging from history and mathematics to folk songs and dance. Most of the religious manuscripts are Buddhist, but other religions including Daoism, Nestorian Christianity and Manichaeism are also represented.
On theSilkroute Dunhuang.Library hidden in a cave. a unique repository of ancient manuscripts known as The Library Cave. A hidden cache of books and rolls dating from c. 500 to 1002 that were deemed heretical and hidden in the cave in the early century.