Buddhist casket with relics found in China

A small jade casket has been found belonging to an ancient Buddhist. Researchers say it belongs to a branch of Buddhism known as Hinayana. The casket was found on the ancient site of Yecheng, dating back 2,500 years, by a farmer ploughing his land in the area.

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