Thus, Buddhism and the Church of Worship coexist peacefully in Balkh, where they interfere with development together. Buffalo Bills legends shirt. Cave monasteries (in caves) present from this period, for example, have Buddhas murals with aura of flames and carvings carved into stones called “Buddha-Mazda” ( Buddha -Thumb Fire). This is a mixture of Buddha and Ahura Mazda, the supreme deity of Zoroastrianism.In 226 CE, the Persian empire Sassanid overturned Kushan rule in Afghanistan. Despite many strong supporters of Zoroastrianism, the Sassanids empowered Buddhism and allowed the construction of many Buddhist monasteries. It was during their reign. Lokottaravada Buddhists (The Excellency) built two giant Buddha statues at Bamiyan.
The only exception to the Sassanid empire’s tolerance was in the post-third century period, when Rabbi Kartir, the senior of the Church of Fire, prevailed in the state’s religious policy. He ordered the destruction of many Buddhist monasteries in Afghanistan, when the mixture of Buddhism and Zoroastrianism appeared, he considered heresy. However, after he died, Buddhism then recovered quickly.