A look at the whirling dances depicted in the Dunhuang Mogoa Caves and how they have been recreated in contemporary China.
A look at how depictions of musicians playing the pipa in the Dunhuang Mogoa Caves have influenced contemporary art.
A look at the apsaras in the Dunhuang Mogao Caves and their influence on contemporary art.
A brief visit to Kashmir, before a long look at Ladakh and its Tibetan Buddhist culture and history.
A history of the small Chinese kingdom of Wuyue and its last King who built a beautiful Pagoda near a lake with Buddhist scriptures carved on its walls (Mandarin, with English subtitles).
A documentary exploring the history of one of the earliest and greatest Buddhist Pagodas in China, which is now lost to the flames of war (Mandarin, with English subtitles).
In the 13th episode of this classic series the expedition crosses into Pakistan and goes down the Indus Valley finding remains of Buddhist Civilisation along the way.
An excellent introduction to the recent history of the Mogao caves at Dunhuang.