Bamyan

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Bamyan
بامیان
Black Hawk fleein ower a valley in Bamyan
View o the toun in which baith statues are veesible Bamyan Valley in 2012
Afghan Naitional Polis (ANP) Afghan Naitional Polis (ANP) vehicle
Local boys wi bicycles Young students
Bamyan is located 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
 • Tot 35 km2 (14 sq mi)
Elevation 2,550 m (8,370 ft)
Population (2014)
 • Tot 100,000
Time zone UTC+4:30

Bamyan (Persie: بامیان Bāmyān), 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 January 28, 2007, at the Wayback Machine., BBC
  2. "About this Collection". The Library of Congress. Retrieved 26 Aprile 2016.