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Archaeologists Unearth Remains of Buddhist Stupa at Bhimeswara Temple

By P Laxma Reddy, New Indian Express, August 23, 2014

VIJAYAWADA, India -- In an important excavation executed by the Archaeology Department after finding a wall at Bhimeswara temple at Chebrolu village in Guntur district, the officials have unearthed six railing posts of the Buddhist Stupa and several other precious remains.

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Rescuing the Ancient Buddhist Artifacts of the Yungang Grottoes

By April Holloway, www.ancient-origins.net | August 12, 2014

Yungang, China -- The Yungang Grottoes are ancient Chinese Buddhist temple grottoes near the city of Datong in the province of Shanxi. They are excellent examples of rock-cut architecture and one of the three most famous ancient Buddhist sculptural sites of China.

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Afghanistan's Hidden Trove Of Buddhist Artifacts Threatened By Violence, Mining Contracts

By Antonia Blumberg, The Huffington Post, June 24, 2014

Mes Aynak, Afghanistan -- The Buddhist treasure troves of Mes Aynak in Afghansitan have had their fair share of disturbances over the years.

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Under the sands of time: Ancient Buddhist mound discovered in Sector E-11

By Riazul Haq, The Tribune (Pakistan), June 16, 2014

Islamabad, Pakistan -- A group of researchers have discovered an ancient mound in Sector E-11 where they found a bovine terracotta pottery fragment that could date back to the Bronze Age.

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Archaeologists unearth Buddhist artefacts in Kilinochchi

Daily Mirror, 4 June 2014

Kilinochchi, Sri Lanka -- Archaeologists have unearthed several Buddhist artefacts including slates, ancient bricks and Sri Pada symbols in excavations carried out in Kilinochchi, Sivanagar and Uriththirapuram, the army said.

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