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Afghanistan Bamiyan Buddha Hazara

The Kakrak village and is 6 meters Buddha statue in 1996..In the Kakrak Valley, 2 kilometres south of the giant Bamiyan Buddha cliff , there is a 6 meters standing Buddha in a niche which was discovered in 1930. The Buddha niche is also surrounded by caves but the paintings were painstakingly removed by French archaeologists..Some scholars consider these mystic diagrams from Kakrak to be the earliest specimens of the type of cosmic Mandala found today in Nepal and Tibet.
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The Kakrak village and is 6 meters Buddha statue in 1996..In the Kakrak Valley, 2 kilometres south of the giant Bamiyan Buddha cliff , there is a 6 meters standing Buddha in a niche which was discovered in 1930. The Buddha niche is also surrounded by caves but the paintings were painstakingly removed by French archaeologists..Some scholars consider these mystic diagrams from Kakrak to be the earliest specimens of the type of cosmic Mandala found today in Nepal and Tibet.

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From gallery: Afghanistan Bamiyan Buddha Hazara
Source: YumeVisionPhotographers
Date: 22 Apr 1996
Location: Bamiyan Hazarajat Afghanistan
Credit: Swen Connrad'/YumeVision
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Keywords:
  • Afghanistan
  • Hazarajat
  • Hazara
  • Bamiyan
  • UNESCO
  • Destruction
  • Archaeology
  • mountain
  • snow
  • Archaeologist
  • Buddhism
  • Buddha

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