It was the capital of the Kingdom of Kamboja, the site of a fabled city founded by Alexander, and one of the capitals of the great Kushana Emperor, Kanishka. In modern times, the ancient city of Kapisa slumbers under an American airbase in Bagram, Afghanistan. What secrets does it hold?
Experts are still piecing together details of the Kushana dynasty, whose evolution from a nomadic tribe into master administrators, and a cultural and economic superpower is a riveting story. In an interview to Akshay Chavan, US-based historian and Kushana expert Prof Xinru Liu shares some exciting details