Silk Road cemetery has mythical carvings: Ibn Battuta traversed this road

November 25, 2014 8:35 PM

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This Silk Road cemetery is unlike any other cemetery that we knew till now. There is nothing much that resembles the modern cemeteries. First of all this is historic and as old as 1700 years.

Researchers claim that they found the cemetery buried in the city of Kucha, which is in northwest China. Ten tombs were excavated, seven of which turned out to be massive brick structures. They claim that a tomb that they have named “M3,” has carvings of several mythical creatures. Some of them depi...

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