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Kingdom of Bamiyan

Deborah E. Klimburg-Salter

Kingdom of Bamiyan

Buddhist art and culture of the Hindu Kush

by Deborah E. Klimburg-Salter

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Published by Istituto universitario orientale, Dipartimento di studi asiatici, Istituto italiano per il medio ed estremo oriente in Naples, Rome .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bāmiān Region (Afghanistan),
  • Afghanistan,
  • Bāmiān Region.,
  • Afghanistan
    • Subjects:
    • Art, Buddhist -- Afghanistan -- Bāmiān Region,
    • Art -- Afghanistan -- Bāmiān Region,
    • Bāmiān Region (Afghanistan) -- Antiquities

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDeborah Klimburg-Salter.
      SeriesSeries maior ;, 5, Series maior (Istituto universitario orientale (Naples, Italy). Seminario di studi asiatici) ;, 5.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN8193.A7 K56 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination226 p., 90 p. of plates :
      Number of Pages226
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1656093M
      LC Control Number91217029


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The Kingdom of Bamiyan: Buddhist art and culture of the Hindu Kush in SearchWorks catalog. Bamiyan is the name of a river, a valley, and a small town. It lies to the west of Kabul in the western continuation of the Hindu Kush mountains.

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And about the remarkable Hazara people who live in that valley and have played a central historical role in the history of the whole region.4/5(11). The Last Buddhas of Bamiyan by John Aske By Buddhism Now on 14 October • (3) Two hours north of Ghazni, on the road to Kabul, in an arid place, a dusty track leads westward.

If you follow it, you enter a half-forgotten kingdom, and a legendary highway that traversed the known world. Divided into seven chapters, this book presents in brief the history of the Bamiyan Buddhas and their senseless destruction by the Taliban, and world's reaction thereto.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on. Bamyan (/ ˌ b æ m i ˈ ɑː n, ˌ b ɑː-/; Dari: بامیان ‎) also spelled Bamiyan or Bamian is the capital of Bamyan Province in central an altitude of about 2, m and a population of about(in ), Bamyan is the largest town in the central Afghanistan region of Hazarajat, and lies approximately kilometres north-west of Kabul, the national y: Afghanistan.

Books; Search; Support. How-To Tutorials; Suggestions; Machine Translation Editions; Noahs Archive Project; About Us. Terms and Conditions; Get Published. Submission Guidelines; Self-Publish Check List; Why Choose Self-publishing. Full text of "The Valley of Bamiyan" See other formats THE VALLEY OF BAMIYAN BY Nancy Hatch Dupree Second Edilion Published by the Afghan Tourist Organization ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS (in the first edition) The preparation of this Guide could never have been un- dertaken without the encouragement of Mr.

Abdul Wahab Tarzi of the Afghan Tourist Organization and M. Le Berre of D. The destruction of the Bamiyan Buddhas was a huge loss for our understanding of human history. However, even in darkness light has a way of emerging. Since their destruction several new discoveries have been made near the sites of the Bamiyan Buddhas including the discovery of fragments of a foot long reclining Buddha.

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Books. Bamiyan, town located in central Afghanistan. It lies about 80 miles ( km) northwest of Kabul, the country’s capital, in the Bamiyan valley, at an elevation of 8, feet (2, metres). Bamiyan is first mentioned in 5th-century-ce Chinese sources and was visited by the Chinese Buddhist monks.

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Travelling by the northern route which took him to Turfan, Kara Shahr, Lake Issyk Kul, Tashkent, Samarkand, Balkh and Bamiyan, he arrived in the Kingdom of Gandhara towards the end of the year There-from he proceeded to India and practically traversed the entire country going as far south as Kanchi and Nasik, Valabhi and Multan in the west.

The Kingdom of Kapisa was a state located in what is now Afghanistan during the late 1st millennium CE. Its capital was the city of kingdom stretched from the Hindu Kush in the north to Bamiyan and Kandahar in the south and west, out as far as the modern Jalalabad District in the east.

The name Kapisa appears to be a Sanskritized form of an older name for the area, from prehistory. The Buddhas of Bamiyan (Wonders of the World) by Llewelyn Morgan (): Books - ews: 9. The destruction of cultural artifacts, heritage sites, and historical records such as temples, statues, museums, and libraries is among the many immeasurable tragedies of war.

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Game content and materials are trademarks and .The Buddhas of Bamiyan (Persian:بت های باميان – bothā-ye Bāmiyān) were 4th and 5th-century monumental statues of standing buddha carved into the side of a cliff in the Bamyan valley in the Hazarajat region of central Afghanistan, km ( mi) northwest of Kabul at an elevation of 2, meters (8, feet).

Built in CE (smaller) and CE (larger), the statues.