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Ancient caves, paintings discovered in Nepal

Posted on Sunday, 6 May, 2007 | Comment icon 1 comment | News tip by: Pendekar Timur

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"Explorers have discovered a series of caves decorated with ancient Buddhist paintings, set in sheer cliffs in Nepal's remote Himalayan north, leaving archaeologists excited and puzzled."

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Comment icon #1 Posted by :PsYKoTiC:BeHAvIoR: on 10 May, 2007, 13:08
Wow, sounds like the caves are as big, if not bigger, than the catacombs of France.

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