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short guide to Takht-i-Bahi

M. A. Shakur

short guide to Takht-i-Bahi

by M. A. Shakur

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Published by M.A. Shakur in Peshawar .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Buddhist -- Pakistan -- Takht-i-Bhaī (Pakistan).,
  • Takht-i-Bhaī (Pakistan) -- Antiquities, Buddhist.,
  • Pakistan -- Antiquities, Buddhist.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGuide to Takht-i-Bahi
    Statementby M.A. Shakur ; with a foreword by G.L. Mallam.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 38 p., [10] leaves of plates (1 folded) :
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19609309M

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    The name Takht-i-Bahi derives from the spring on the hilltop and is literally translated as ‘Spring Throne’.Later drive to Peshawar, the capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (formerly known as the North-West Frontier Province), and the administrative centre and economic hub for the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan. Takht-i-Bahi es un complejo monástico budista que data del siglo I. Está situado a unos quince kilómetros de Mardan en la provincia de la Frontera del Noroeste de Pakistán. Las primeras noticias de estas ruinas, por el general francés Court, datan de La exploración y excavación del sitio empezó después de

    Day Takht-i-Bahi to Islamabad. Explore Takht-i-Bahi. The Buddhist monastery was founded in the 1st century CE and was in use until the 7th century. Takht-i-Bahi was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Drives back to Islamabad. Taking a road trip in Pakistan, or elsewhere for that matter, doesn’t have to be expensive or hectic. All you need is a car or a minivan, a budget for fuel and food, a GPS navigation device or Google Maps, and a fun group of people willing to escape the city life for a short while.


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Book from the Archaeological Survey of India Central Archaeological Library, New Delhi. Book Number: Book Title: Short guide to Takht-i-Bahi Book Author: Shakur, M.A.

Book Language: English. Takht-i-Bahi (Urdu: تختِ باہی ‎; "Throne of the water spring"), commonly mispronounced as Takht-i-Bhai (Urdu: تخت بھائی ‎; "Brother's throne"), is an Indo-Parthian archaeological site of an ancient Buddhist monastery in Mardan, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, site is considered among the most imposing relics of Buddhism in all of Gandhara, and has been "exceptionally well Designated: (4th session).

Full text of "Short Guide To Takht-i-bahi" I have ventured to place in the hands of visitors and all those interested in the glorious past of the province this short book of information in which I have tried to include all relevant material from the Archaeological Survey Reports published from time to time.

This work does not, however. Takht-i-Bahi was the furthest into the state of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (formerly North West Frontier Province) we ventured during our trip to Pakistan.

We made a full day return trip by road from Islamabad rather then overnighting in the much closer Peshawar (c80 kms) as, in Novthe UK Foreign Office was warning against travel to that city /5. Hotels near Takht-i-Bahi, Mardan on Tripadvisor: Find traveler reviews, candid photos, and prices for 12 hotels near Takht-i-Bahi in Mardan, Pakistan.

Takht-i-Bahi monastery, with a guarding view of the city, is situated on the crest of a small hill about 16 kilometers northwest of main Mardan city. The other component is the remains of the walled city of Sahr-i-Bahlol located to the left side of Mardan-Swat road about 12 kilometres from main Mardan city.

Buddhist Ruins of Takht-i-Bahi and Neighbouring City Remains at Sahr-i-Bahlol. The Buddhist monastic complex of Takht-i-Bahi (Throne of Origins) was founded in the early 1st century. Owing to its location on the crest of a high hill, it escaped successive invasions and is still exceptionally well preserved.

Declared a UNESCO world heritage site inTakht-i-Bahi offers a glimpse of a Buddhist monastery of great historical importance.

Located 80 kilometers from Peshawar and 16 kilometers northwest of Mardan in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, the heritage site lies on the northern slope of a remote spur near Takht-i-Bahi village and comprises the largest Buddhist remains in the ancient kingdom of. Takht means “throne” and bahi, “water” or “spring” in Persian/ monastic complex was called Takht-i-Bahi because it was built atop a hill and also adjacent to a stream.

Located 80 kilometers from Peshawar and 16 kilometers northwest of the city of Mardan, Takht-I-Bahi was unearthed in early 20 th century and in it was included in the UNESCO World Heritage list as the.

Takht-i-Bahi (The Sping Throne) was discovered in & listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in The locals believe that it was named after a spring which was located nearby the site. Due to its elevation atop the hill, it is believed that this throne has played great significance throughout the centuries.5/5(25).

Shakur, Curator of the Peshawar Museum visited the United States on a Fulbright scholarship to study museum practices. In the photo, Richard A. Davis (right) Sr. Curator of the. Etymology.

The word Takht-i-Bahi (Urdu: تخت بھائی) may have different believes that site got its name from two wells on the hill or the springs nearby. In Persian, Takht means "top" or "throne" while bahi means "spring" or "water". When combined together its meaning is Spring from the Top or High Spring, and there were two springs on the top of nce: OLD WEDDING CARDS - PESHAWAR 1.

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“Soon after Gondophares, Takht-i-Bahi was under the control of Kujula Kadphises, the first Kushan king. The site remained in use certainly until Late Antiquity (7th CE),” he adds.

Hotels near Takht-i-Bahi, Mardan on Tripadvisor: Find traveller reviews, candid photos, and prices for hotels near Takht-i-Bahi in Mardan, Pakistan.

Buddhist Ruins of Takht-i-Bahi and Neighbouring City Remains at Sahr-i-Bahlol The Buddhist monastic complex of Takht-i-Bahi (Throne of Origins) was founded in the early 1st century. Owing to its location on the crest of a high hill, it escaped successive invasions and is.

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Visiting Mardan. Visitors can enjoy all that Mardan has to offer including the monuments and museums. The closest major airport is in Peshawar (PEW-Peshawar Intl.), mi ( km) from the city center. Sightseeing and Staying in Mardan. Takht-i-Bahi is one of the places to visit in the surrounding region.

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Save for later. You may be interested in. Encyclopedia of Buddhism. Macmillan Reference, USA. Robert E. Buswell. Year: Language: english. File: PDF, MB. The Greek World (Routledge Worlds) .After you've visited Peshawar Museum, you can discover everything there is to see and do within just a few miles of the area.

Bala Hisar Fort and Mahabat Khan Mosque are some sights worth a visit in the area. You might also stop by Chowk Yadgar, located mi ( km) from Peshawar Museum, or Arbab Niaz Stadium which is mi ( km) away.