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Afghanistan Bamiyan Buddha Hazara

A view of the Bamiyan Valley from the airport with the burn face of the 54 meters Buddha and the decapitate 34 meters Bamiyan Buddha in 1999. .The blow up was made with explosive behind the head causing the decapitation and collapse of all main fresco in the niche of the 34 meters Buddha..The Taleban started to seriously destroy the Bamiyan Buddha in autumn of 1999.
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A view of the Bamiyan Valley from the airport with the burn face of the 54 meters Buddha and the decapitate 34 meters Bamiyan Buddha in 1999. .The blow up was made with explosive behind the head causing the decapitation and collapse of all main fresco in the niche of the 34 meters Buddha..The Taleban started to seriously destroy the Bamiyan Buddha in autumn of 1999.

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From gallery: Afghanistan Bamiyan Buddha Hazara
Source: YumeVisionPhotographers
Date: 2 Oct 1999
Location: Bamiyan Hazarajat Afghanistan
Credit: Swen Connrad'/YumeVision
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Keywords:
  • Afghanistan
  • Hazarajat
  • Hazara
  • Bamiyan
  • UNESCO
  • Destruction
  • Archaeology
  • Taleban
  • Taliban
  • Archaeologist
  • Buddhism
  • Buddha

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