Category: History

Squabbles Are Damaging Hopes Of Rebuilding Afghanistan’s Beautiful Bamiyan Buddhas

Squabbles Are Damaging Hopes Of Rebuilding Afghanistan’s Beautiful Bamiyan Buddhas

Squabbles Are Damaging Hopes Of Rebuilding Afghanistan's Beautiful Bamiyan Buddhas It is always a shock reaching Bamiyan, coming face to face with the ...
Gold Items of Afghanistan found in 1978

Gold Items of Afghanistan found in 1978

These gold items were found in the 1978-1979 years during excavations at the Tilla-Tepe (northern Afghanistan). From the collection of the National Mu ...
Alexandria on Oxus

Alexandria on Oxus

ALEXANDRIA ON THE OXUS? Ai-Khanoum was one of the primary cities of the Greco-Bactrian kingdom. Previous scholars have argued that Ai Khanoum was fo ...
MAP OF AFGHANISTAN (19th century)

MAP OF AFGHANISTAN (19th century)

MAP OF AFGHANISTAN (19th century). Cabool, the Punjab and Beloochistan. Tallis, J & F. London, & New York, 1851. Steel engraving, hand col ...
Buddhism in Central Asia

Buddhism in Central Asia

Buddhism in Central Asia began with the syncretism between Western Classical Greek philosophy and Indian Buddhism in the Hellenistic successor kingdom ...
Life-size standing Buddha unearthed at Mes Aynak, Afghanistan.

Life-size standing Buddha unearthed at Mes Aynak, Afghanistan.

Life-size standing Buddha unearthed at Mes Aynak, Afghanistan. Archaeologists continue to make incredible new discoveries every day. www.savingm ...
Two Afghan medicine students listening to their professor

Two Afghan medicine students listening to their professor

1962 at the Faculty of Medicine in Kabul of two Afghan medicine students listening to their professor (at right) as they examine a plaster cast show ...
presidential palace gate kabul

presidential palace gate kabul

Outside the presidential palace gate (Arg) in Kabul, the day after the Saur revolution on April 28, 1978   ...
Afghan Army‬ that wore uniforms

Afghan Army‬ that wore uniforms

Afghan Army‬ that wore uniforms, marched in step, and carried modern weapons. Kabul 1968.   ...
Afghanistan’s National Museum

Afghanistan’s National Museum

Afghanistan's National Museum - Bamyan Section Likes he can open up his eyes anytime! still I have a strange feeling before it... ...
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