Dutch court to rule on dis­puted Bud­dhist statue

China Daily (Hong Kong) - - PAGE TWO -

A court in Am­s­ter­dam will rule on Fri­day on a long-stand­ing dis­pute be­tween a Dutch art col­lec­tor and a vil­lage in Fu­jian prov­ince over a 1,000-year-old Bud­dhist statue con­tain­ing the re­mains of a mum­mi­fied monk. The vil­lagers say it is the re­mains of Zhang Gong, a lo­cally revered bod­hisattva, which was stolen from the vil­lage tem­ple in

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