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  1. What Does Alexander the Great Have to Do with Buddhist Imagery?

    When Alexander the Great arrived in Pakistan and India two very different civilizations confronted and were influenced by each other.

    The first anthropomorphic representations of Buddha were developed between the 2nd and 1st century AD. Before then, the only depictions of Buddha appeared through the use of symbols like: The Bodhi tree, stupas, empty seats, footprints, and the wheel. But, after the invasion of the Hellenistic army, which conquered the territory of Bactria, human images of Buddha appeared.

    Natalia Klimczak - 04/02/2016 - 03:45

  2. Ancient Trap Ideas to Protect Your Tomb or Catch Your Lunch

    ... hunters for bushmeat consumption and for trade in rural Cambodia and African forest regions. Trapping pits and cage traps are deep ...

    ashley cowie - 14/10/2018 - 18:59

  3. Ten Amazing Archaeological Discoveries

    ... archaeologists studying Angkor Wat in northwestern Cambodia made some surprising new findings, most significantly that the ancient ...

    aprilholloway - 29/12/2013 - 10:14