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Everyone loves the happy times
It is a fascinating discovery but it does seem possible that it is a pre-Buddhist shrine later taken over by Buddhists.
Are there any Greek influences? Has anyone proposed that The Greeks meeting India caused Buddhism? Arguably the Septuagint caused Christianity, what else might the Greeks have done?
"We cannot slaughter each other out of the human impasse"
Fascinating. Can't wait to read a more detailed report.
“The only sensible response to fragmented, slowly but randomly accruing evidence is radical open-mindedness. A single, simple explanation for a historical event is generally a failure of imagination, not a triumph of induction.” William H.C. Propp