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Buddhist Sculptures Discovered in Ruins of Ancient Shrine

by Owen Jarus, Live Science, April 29, 2016

Swat, Pakistan -- Sculptures and carvings dating back more than 1,700 years have been discovered in the remains of a shrine and its courtyard in the ancient city of Bazira. The sculptures illustrate the religious life of the city, telling tales from Buddhism and other ancient religions.


Six new ancient Buddhist caves found in Sangli

by Mayuri Phadnis, Pune Mirror, Apr 30, 2016

Maharashtra, India -- Discovery by Miraj Itihas Sanshodhak Mandal researcher and Satara professor shifts focus to new district as site of archaelogical potential; caves believed to be from 1st Century AD.


Remnants of Buddhist era settlement found in Sherwan Khurd

By Muhammad Sadaqat, The Express Tribune, March 14, 2016

Abbottabad, Pakistan -- Villagers of Sherwan Khurd, situated some 48 kilometres north-east of Abbottabad city, have discovered an ancient settlement dating back to the Buddhist era.


Doors open to unseen Buddhist cave temple

By Li Qian, Shanghai Daily, March 11, 2016

Henan, China -- AFTER 63 long years, the Longmen Grottoes in central China’s Henan Province allowed visitors to enter a protected cave temple to see a complete set of 29 arhat statues created during the rule of a Buddhist empress.


Buddhist settlement discovered on Seethanagaram hill

by P. Sujatha Varma, The Hindu, March 4, 2016

Vijayawada, India -- Archaeologist and CEO of the Cultural Centre of Vijayawada (CEO) E. Nagireddy has discovered a huge Buddhist settlement with traces of stupas, chaityas and viharas on the Seethanagaram hill located on the outskirts of Vijayawada city.


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