What good will it do to resurrect one of the Buddhas of Bamiyan if Chehel Burj is allowed to melt away? That's not symbolism but tokenism, the guilty parting gesture of Western powers that know they haven't really done the job.
Middle class children are turning into "little Buddhas" as parents indulge their offspring and wait on them hand and foot
Two valuable Buddha statues have been stolen from museum in Belfast. The raid, made by 3 men with a baseball bat, took place