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hopeful-melancholy:

A photograph taken from behind a burqa, Kabul, 2007.
wrekkkka:

I was in Kabul when they were putting all those flags up :(
afghanistaninphotos:











Two Adorable and shy kids playing with their dolls, every time i see their smile in the photo i hear the giggling they were making and hiding their faces from the camera.Photo Credit: Nazir Ekhlass

UNHCR returnees at Balkh-i Bastan, near Mazar-E Sharif, Balkh Province, Afghanistan, on Sunday, October 5, 2008. ..Background: Approximately 2,000 Hazara families have settled in an area called Balkh-I Bastan on the outskirts of Mazar. Most of them have returned from Iran.since 2002
© Roger Arnold
humanoidhistory:







A 15-year-old fighter with a Kalashnikov and rocket-propelled grenade stands next to an empty artillery shell filled with flowers. Kabul, Afghanistan, 1992. Photo by Steve McCurry/Magnum.
mehrabaani:

Sta da kharo khawro na zaar shama watana
kheirafghanistan:

Afghanistan in the 1960s
Stripes by: Bill Podlich

nourishing-nourishment:

AFGHANISTAN


Mantu - Beef Dumplings With Yogurt

Aush - Noodle Soup With Chickpeas And Spinach

Qabli Pulao - Pulao With Meat, Raisins, Slivered Carrots, Fried Raisins, And Pistachios

Bolani - Stuffed Pancakes

Mast - Seasoned Yogurt

Osh Pyozee - Stuffed Onions

Firni - Rice Pudding With Safron And Pistachios

(via sharmuta)

"Patience is not sitting and waiting, it is foreseeing. It is looking at the thorn and seeing the rose, looking at the night and seeing the day. Lovers are patient and know that the moon needs time to become full."

- Shams Tabrizi (via salamalaikum)

(via slaveinthistemporaryworld)

afp-photo:

AFGHANISTAN, Herat : An Afghan child receives polio vaccination drops during a vaccination campaign in Herat province on August 18, 2014. A new three-day nationwide immunisation campaign against polio supported by Afghanistan’s Ministry of Public Health had begun, officials said. AFP PHOTO/Aref Karimi
salamalaikum:

..My soul is from elsewhere, I’m sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
-Rumi
allaboutpashtuns:

Patasai ethnic afghan/ Pashtun sweets packed with tons of calories and food color. Despite the fact that it’s extremely unhealthy and chalky to eat, it still gets it’s very own song “Jinay sama patasa ye…” which you can hear at pretty much every other Pashtun wedding or Party..lol
afp-photo:

AFGHANISTAN, Herat : An Afghan child receives polio vaccination drops during a vaccination campaign in Herat province on August 18, 2014. A new three-day nationwide immunisation campaign against polio supported by Afghanistan’s Ministry of Public Health had begun, officials said. AFP PHOTO/Aref Karimi

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