Bamyan

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For the province, see Bamyan Province.
Bamyan
بامیان
Black Hawk fleein ower a valley in Bamyan
View o the toun in which baith statues are veesibleBamyan Valley in 2012
Afghan Naitional Polis (ANP)Afghan Naitional Polis (ANP) vehicle
Local boys wi bicyclesYoung students
Bamyan is locatit in Afghanistan
Bamyan
Bamyan
Location in Afghanistan
Coordinates: 34°49′30″N 67°50′00″E / 34.82500°N 67.83333°E / 34.82500; 67.83333Coordinates: 34°49′30″N 67°50′00″E / 34.82500°N 67.83333°E / 34.82500; 67.83333
Kintra  Afghanistan
Province Bamyan Province
Settled 1800 BCE
Govrenment
 • Preses o Ceety Cooncil Habiba Sarabi
Aurie
 • Total 35 km2 (14 sq mi)
Elevation 2,550 m (8,370 ft)
Population (2014)
 • Tot 100,000
Time zone UTC+4:30

Bamyan (Persie: بامیانBāmyān), an aa spelled Bamiyan[1] an Bamian,[2] is the caipital o Bamyan Province in central Afghanistan.

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  1. e.g. Unesco Archived Januar 28, 2007[Date mismatch], at the Wayback Machine., BBC
  2. "About this Collection". The Library of Congress. Retrieved 26 April 2016.