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Bamiyan, colossal Buddha, rock-cut, 4th-5th century AD

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CollectionsArthur Llewellyn Basham
Title: Bamiyan, colossal Buddha, rock-cut, 4th-5th century AD
Author(s): Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Photographer: Arthur Llewellyn Basham
Keywords: Buddhism: Growth and Spread;stone sculpture;book scan
Description: The colossal height is probably to suggest the superhuman nature (mahapurusa aspect) of Sakyamuni. -- 175 feet high.
Other Identifiers: ANUA 682-3749


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