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Nangarhar Weekly Bazaar

The modern definition and design of markets and the rising of online stores extirpated the traditional Bazaars and places where people supplied their goods and obtained their needs. The emerge of superstores and shopping malls substituted the traditional way of … Continue reading

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Eshliky (Watani Pizza)

There is no doubt that food and decocting the food are the root of multitudinous traditions, customs, and rituals in human history and civilizations. In accordance with geographical needs, climate requirements, availability of resources, like grains, vegetables and animals, humans … Continue reading

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Handicraft, a Women Business in Bamyan

In very early morning of August, my colleagues and I walked to the center of Bamyan small city, where we were invited to attend the opening of a three days Women Handicrafts exhibitions in Women Bazaar. There is a particular … Continue reading

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The Melons Farms

There are different traits and feature which distinguish one geographical area from another and somehow make it interestingly unique. Either it could be its strategic importance in political, social and economic transformations, its social custom, traditions and human developments or … Continue reading

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Living one last day.

Two more days remained to the end when he found out that he did nothing, which was worth living for. All his life he had spent doing some small business without hope and happiness. Once more he counted, yes, he … Continue reading

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Hope Never Dies

“We are living in a very fragile time, ongoing insurgency, economic recession and extreme unemployment, emigration, social chaos and political turmoil put us up on the verge of collapse.  In this situation, we need hope more than ever to stay … Continue reading

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The Horizon of Hope

“Horizon of Hope” was the name of a cultural event held at the Lincoln Center by our Jawzjan Cultural Container on July 23rd, 2016. The event’s purpose was to amplify the hope discourse among people, particularly among youths who are … Continue reading

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Hope and Action

According to Oxford dictionary hope is “a feeling of expectation and desire for a certain thing to happen or grounds for believing that something good may happen”. Though the dictionaries summed up hope in a feeling or a believing but … Continue reading

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Me and My Dreams

  “Me and My Dreams” was the name of the event held by the Balkh cultural container on the 21th of July 2016 at the Ferdowsi Library of Mazar-e-Sharif. The purpose of the event was to highlight the importance of … Continue reading

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Cultural event of Kabul cultural Container

 “Arrived the glad tidings that grief’s time shall not remain” (Hafiz, 14th Century Persian Poet) “Disappointment defeats us. We cannot accept disappointment and we cannot accept failing.” said Nasim Alizada, a former addict and current mentor to the Mother Camp … Continue reading

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