The status of Dunhuang Buddhist Society in station Buddhism during Later Tang Dynasty and the Five Dynasties:center on the monastery population
YANG Fapeng(The College of Law and Administration Shihezi University,Shihezi Xinjiang 832000)
Generally speaking,Dunhuang Buddhism has enjoyed the important position in the heart of Chinese in the late Tang and Five Dynasties period,but what is the fact? And how it was happens? This article tries to study and clarified Dunhuang Buddhism's real status in the national Buddhism by making a comparative study between Dunhuang Buddhist monks and nuns population to other places in China at that time,and analyzed reason why come the idea of Dunhuang Buddhism stutus high than other place.