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Archaeological reconnaissance in Gandhara

Archaeological reconnaissance in Gandhara

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Published by Dept. of Archaeology & Museums, Ministry of Culture and Sports, Govt. of Pakistan in Karachi .
Written in English

  • Gandhara (Pakistan and Afghanistan),
  • Pakistan,
  • Excavations (Archaeology),
  • Gandhara (Pakistan and Afghanistan.
    • Subjects:
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Gandhara (Pakistan and Afghanistan.,
    • Gandhara (Pakistan and Afghanistan) -- Antiquities.,
    • Pakistan -- Antiquities.,
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Pakistan.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Saeed-ur-Rehman.
      ContributionsRehman, Saeed ur., Pakistan. Dept. of Archaeology _Museums.
      LC ClassificationsDS392.G36 A73 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination227 p. :
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL155261M
      LC Control Number99921901

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Size: 5MB. Gandhara was an ancient kingdom of the Peshawar Valley, extending between the Swat valley and Potohar plateau regions of Pakistan as well as the Jalalabad district of northeastern Afghanistan.

In an archaeological context, the Vedic period in Gandhara corresponds to the Gandhara grave l: Puṣkalavati (modern Charsadda) and. Archaeological Reconnaissance (Category A) NOVA SCOTIA DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITIES, CULTURE AND HERITAGE 5 II. General Conditions 1. If a Heritage Research Permit (Archaeology) is issued, the Description of Project shall be considered to form part of the permit.

Size: KB. Archaeological reconnaissance in Gandhara book Gandhara grave culture, also called Swat culture, emerged c. BCE in the upper Indus Valley and spread to the Valleys of Swat, Dir, Chitral, and Peshawar, flourishing until c.

BCE. The core region was in Middle Swat River although it is used the name Gandhara, which lies in modern-day Pakistan and Afghanistan. DEFINITION: A broad range of techniques involved in the location of archaeological sites, e.g.

surface survey and the recording of surface artifacts and features, the sampling of natural and mineral resources, and sometimes testing of an area to assess the number and extent of archaeological resources. underwater reconnaissance CATEGORY: technique.

9 References on Gandhara are: John Marshall, Taxila, 3 vol. (, reprinted ), provides the most exhaustive material for the history and archaeological excavations of Taxila.

Radha Kumud Mookerji, Ancient Indian Education. 4th ed. (), includes a comprehensive account of. This book is based on the author's analysis of archaeologists' reports, information gathered through extended visits to numerous archaeological sites associated with the lost Gandhara Civilization including those in the Taxila, Peshawar, Charsadda, Mardan and Swat regions in Pakistan, and study in museums/5(7).

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The Search for Takrur: Archaeological Excavations and Reconnaissance along the Middle Senegal Valley (Yale 5/5(1). The documentation and research as a result of archaeological expeditions in several areas during the last two centuries have also been highlighted. The book thus presents important milestones of religious cultural and the artistic journey of Gandhara area now in Pakistan and Afghanistan.

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The Future Buddha Maitreya: An Iconological Study. Emerging Perceptions in Buddhist Studies 7. Narratives and Architectural Context The architecture of Gandhara, like its sculpture, combines local characteristics with elements derived from both Indian and western precedents.

The major archaeological sources for the architecture and sculpture of Gandhara are Archaeological reconnaissance in Gandhara book remains of religious establishments such as stupas and monasteries. Raza said that the K-P has some of the most magnificent archaeological sites most of which belong to the Gandhara civilization.

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Richard Leavitt. (tDAR id: ). Aerial survey, or aerial reconnaissance, involves the use of various types of aircraft or satellite to create images of the land which are then interpreted for archaeological information.

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Archaeological Reconnaissance - A careful investigation of the surface of a defined area to determine the existence and nature of evidence of inadequately documented populations of the past.

Archaeological Resource - Locations or evidence of the existence and nature of. Welcome to our new Gandharan Art Bibliography. Over the three years of the Gandhara Connections project we will build the GAB into a comprehensive bibliography of Gandharan art and closely related material.

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Gandhara, historical region in what is now northwestern Pakistan, corresponding to the Vale of Peshawar and having extensions into the lower valleys of the Kābul and Swāt rivers. In ancient times Gandhara was a trade crossroads and cultural meeting place between India, Central Asia, and the Middle region was subject to Achaemenian Persia in the 6th and 5th centuries bce and was.

Gandhara was the name given to the land and its associated civilization that existed in what is now northern Pakistan and Afghanistan from the mid 1st millenium BCE to the beginning of the 2nd millenium CE and consisted of multiple dynasties which ruled over the same area but which were linked by their adoption of Buddhism as a religion for the most part and also of the Indo-Greek artistic Author: Muhammad Bin Naveed.

Pakistan is home to many archaeological sites and centuries-old civilisations like Mehrgarh ( to BC), Indus Valley (3, and 1,BC) and the Gandhara (BC to 1,AD), making it a revered destination for the followers of three major religions, Buddhism, Sikhism and Hinduism. Artefacts discovered from the site: Potsherds Beads Bangles.

Heritage forgotten: Gandhara civilization site fading away Heritage forgotten: Gandhara civilization site fading away the local people have also destroyed archaeological sites to extract.

This publication represents the most comprehensive exhibition of Gandhara sculpture ever brought to America. It includes sixty-five free-standing and relief sculptures dating from the 2nd-5th centuries A.D., when the flourishing Buddhist colonies in Gandhara created some of the first representations of the Buddha in human form.

Gandhara, which covered most of northern Pakistan, was a semi-independent kingdom with capitals at both Pushkalavati (now Charsadda) and Taxila. The Kingdom of Gandhara lasted from the 6th century.

English: Images of the Art of Gandhara (also known as Gandhara art), which was centred around the region of Gandhara in northwestern Pakistan, eastern Afghanistan and parts of Kashmir and period lasted from the 1st century BC to the 7th century AD.

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