August 9, 2016

Martyrs’ Day

Martyrs' Day In Afghanistan We often do not find the time to commemorate the “unsung” heroes of our country. These are the people who have successfully fought the battles which…

 August 8, 2016

Eid Al-Adha

Background The Islamic community celebrates two Eid celebrations annually, one of which is the Eid Al-Adha or the “Feast of Sacrifice.” Also regarded as the “Greater Eid,” it is a…

 August 8, 2016

Afghan Independence Day

Afghan Independence Day [caption id="attachment_2032" align="alignleft" width="230"] Image of Ghengis Khan[/caption] Afghanistan’s history is rife with forceful conquests. Its ideal position between the Indian sub-continent, Iran, and central Asia has…