Who is Elena Noroozi?

“For certain things that cannot be made to understand using the spoken word, I want to show and teach using my art”

Elena Noroozi (ایلینا نوروزی) is an Afghan realist painter. Noroozi attempts to capture the essence of Afghan women – be it their difficulties or their achievements. She is also interested in capturing the raw beauty of Afghanistan, to be able to show the world her artistic re-creation of her own Afghanistan.  Click here to read more.

Commentary: Dark Agendas Lurk Behind U.S. – Taliban Talks

U.S. and Taliban officials held direct negotiations over the weekend in Qatar, according to representatives from the insurgent group – a development that brings both good news and bad news. Click here for more.

Learn Dari – Lesson 2

This lesson clears up why certain sounds (z, s, t, and h) are represented by more than one letter in Dari.

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Learn Dari – Lesson 1 (Modern Dari Alphabet)

This lessons goes over all 33 letters of the Dari Alphabet in detail – how they look like, and what sounds they represent.

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History of Cricket in Afghanistan

Considering the instability in Afghanistan, lack of resources, and little financial backing (compared to advanced cricketing countries like India), Afghanistan’s national cricket team has impressed the world with how well they have played and how far they have come. Founded in 1995 in Pakistan under the name Afghanistan Cricket Federation, the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) is the official governing body of the sport of cricket in Afghanistan. It’s current headquarters is in Kabul, Afghanistan… click here to read more.