Threatened Ancient Buddhist Stone Carvings

Some 35,000 petroglyphs located in Pakistan’s Indus River area will soon be flooded by a giant dam. An archeologist from Heidelberg is trying to save as much as he can before encroaching modernity destroys the remote area’s cultural history.  Read article >>

Published in: on May 2, 2007 at 3:12 pm  Comments (2)  

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  1. There is also the little bit about 4,400 megawatts of electricity being generated by the planned power plant and the 40,000 people that will have to be evacuated.

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