Afghanistan

Buddhist site at Yakawlang

Buddhist site at Yakawlang

History : The fortress of Chehel Burj (“Forty Towers”) is believed to date mostly from the Ghorid dynasty (12th-13th AD)….

Buddhist site at Kakrak valley

Buddhist site at Kakrak valley

History : The Kakrak Valley is one of three local centres of Budddhist activity, along with the Bamyan Valley itself…

Buddhist site at Bamyan

Buddhist site at Bamyan

History : The monumental Buddha statues of Bamyan were, until their destruction, one of the best known historic and cultural…