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The two Buddha figures, together with numerous ancient man-made caves in the cliffs north of the town, made Bamiyan a major Afghan archaeological site.
We have been able to locate [what we think is] the right temple, and excavations are continuing. So we have not been able to finish our excavations even within a year or two.
During the subsequent search for a colossal reclining Buddha—also reported by Xuanzang and thought to be some 980 feet (300 metres) long—in 2008 an additional Buddha was discovered nearby.