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Buddhist Stupa (Sahji Ki Dheri)

Address: | southeastern outskirts of the city, Peshawar, Pakistan
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Ranked #6 of 19 Attractions in Peshawar
Type: Ancient Ruins, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Ancient Ruins, Sights & Landmarks
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Peshawar, Pakistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The site has not been preserved and is now a slum. The location was re-identified in 2011. It is located outside the Gunj Gate of the old Walled City of Peshawar and is called Akhunabad. The Kanishka stupa was a monumental stupa established by the Kushan king Kanishka during the 2nd century CE in today's Shah-ji-Dheri on the outskirts of... More 

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