Editor’s note/ Immersive Dunhuang

Situated at the strategic position of China, Dunhuang has been breeding inclusive multi-cultures of religion, architecture, art and unique humanity…

The Dunhuang Edition of Soushenji and the Swan Maiden Tale

The earliest version of the Swan Maiden Tale is found in the Śatapatha Brāhmaṇa (10th-7th centuries B.C.) but the story spread throughout the world only after being used by both the Lokottarava^din and Sarvāstivādin schools of Hīnayāna Buddhism.