Hindukusch Berge Bamiyan
© Omar Sayami

Hindu Kush Worlds

Not far from here are located in the Valley of Bamiyan: the famous Buddha statues (destroyed by the Taliban). Bamiyan is located in the Centre of the country in the region of Hazarajat. The main city is the largest city in the Hazarajat and the cultural centre of the Hazara ethnicity. ¦ Afghanistan

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  1. Kamal | | Reply

    Oh my. This is probably the best landscape photo I've seen in a while. Probably one of the best from your collection too!

  2. John Maslowski | | Reply

    Breathtaking view of this beautiful landscape, especially the snow peaked mountains. Excellent capture and composition.

  3. Remus | | Reply

    Beautiful spot.
    It’s incomprehensible that they have destroyed the statues … The statues did no harm to anyone.