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02:39 PM, April 02, 2015 / LAST MODIFIED: 02:28 PM, June 28, 2016

Bangladeshi 1000yr old relic

A joint team of archaeologists from Bangladesh and China recently unearthed a thousand year old Buddhist temple with unique architectural features at Nateshwar of Tongibari upazila in Munshiganj—home of second most revered Buddhist saint Atish Dipankar.

Bangladeshi 1000yr old relic

Bangladeshi 1000yr old relic

In this video our reporter Pinaki Roy takes you to the archaeological site to show you the ancient relics along with brick laden roads and meditation centre that dates back to the time Dipankar lived (980–1054 AD) in the region.


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