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Afghan government’s neglect forcing Hazaras to live in 2000-year old caves

Afghan government’s neglect forcing Hazaras to live in 2000-year old caves

Bamiyan, Hazarajat (Dec, 2016): Kabul government’s neglect is forcing the homeless Hazara residents to live in the archaeologically significant caves of the 2000-year old Bamiyan Buddha statues — a UNESCO…

Stunning facts about Jaghuri Hazarajat

Stunning facts about Jaghuri Hazarajat

Oct 19, 2016 | Author: Mr. Abdullah Shaegan Note to Readers: Jaghuri district is in Ghazni province in Afghanistan. It is part of historic Hazarajat – the land of the Hazara…

Hazara Solidarity Day – 2014

Hazara Solidarity Day – 2014

  Hazara Solidarity Day Message – Oct 1, 2014 Thanks to all Hazaras across the globe that participated in Hazara Solidarity Day! A special thanks to all our Non-Hazara friends…

Homeless Hazaras living in 2000 year old caves of Bamyan Buddhas’ statues

Homeless Hazaras living in 2000 year old caves of Bamyan Buddhas’ statues

Originally published on BBC – July 28, 2014 Link to News on BBC In this video, reporter interviews several homeless Hazara families living in 2000 year old caves carved into…

Bamyan Silk Route Festival 2013

Bamyan Silk Route Festival 2013

Bamyan, Afghanistan – July, 2013  |   The fifth Bamyan Silk Route Festival was held between July 3 – 13, 2013, in Bamyan city.  The festival is a celebration of Hazara culture…

Hazaras observe 1st October as Hazara Solidarity Day

Hazaras observe 1st October as Hazara Solidarity Day

Oct 1, 2013 – Hazaras across the globe commemorate October 1st, 2013, as their first ‘Hazara Solidarity Day’ – a day in which Hazara communities honor the memories of their fallen…

HDP marks 1st-Oct as ‘solidarity day’

HDP marks 1st-Oct as ‘solidarity day’

Quetta, Pakistan – Sept 20, 2013 | Hazara Democratic Party (HDP), the political party representing 600,000 Hazaras of Pakistan, has called upon the Hazara communities across the world to mark Oct…

Daikundi Collective Weddings

Daikundi Collective Weddings

Daikundi, Afghanistan – Hazaras in the province of Daikundi holding a collective wedding to save on the cost of individual marriages. With the  sky rocketing cost of individual weddings, the idea…

Rare collection of 2300 Hazaragi proverbs published

Rare collection of 2300 Hazaragi proverbs published

“Farhang-e Adbiat Hazaragi: Zurb-ul Imsal O Muhawarat”   Author : Late (Shaheed) Hussain Yousufi Publisher: Hazaragi Academy Price: $15 (approximately) Available from: Norban Books phone: +92-321-800-1965 +92-321-800-6919 Summary: Late Yousufi’s collection…