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Country  Afghanistan
Province Bamyan Province
9,200 ft (2,800 m)
 • Total 61,863
Time zone UTC+4:30

Bamyan ([بامیان Bāmyān] Error: {{Lang-xx}}: text has italic markup (help)), also spelled Bamiyan and Bamian, is the capital of Bamyan Province, Afghanistan. It has about 61,863 people. It is the largest town in the Hazarajat region in central Afghanistan. It is 240 kilometres north-west of Kabul, the national capital.


Bamyan has the region's only university, Bamiyan University.

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