Dari New Testament Hope and Good News (For Afghan Readers)
#Book Review of #ZarbulMasalha from #ReadersFavorite - https://readersfavorite.com/book-review/30512 Reviewed by Bruce Cook for Readers' Favorite A delightful book of proverbs, Zarbul Masalha: 151 Afghan Dari Proverbs by Captain Edward Zellem is written in a language and culture little known to English language readers outside of Afghanistan. (It also includes helpful comments on pronunciation and the Dari language) Unlike the typical news story portrayals of Muslim culture, Zarbul ...
An Afghan National Army soldier writes the Dari characters for “Obama” on the palm of Spc. Denzell Ward, an infantryman with the 82nd Airborne Division’s 1st Brigade Combat Team, May 8, 2012, Ghazni province, Afghanistan. Ward says the Afghan soldier is not the first to compare his looks to that of the United States’ 44th president. Read more: http://www.dvidshub.net/news/88376/guess-really-do-look-like-obama#ixzz1v6Ux1DxL
Grayson Books has released Washing the Dust From Our Hearts, a bilingual anthology of poetry and prose written by Afghan women. In works presented both in English and Dari (Afghan Persian), the women speak candidly of their lives and viewpoints, and do so unfiltered by family or news media... We share the same space... Listen On.... book_washing-the-dust-400x600
Afghanistan's first female rapper upbeat on future
Check out this BBC News story about Afghanistan's first female rapper - "In a country where women's' rights are still fiercely contested, Soosan Firooz has added a strong new voice to the debate in Afghanistan." Soosan Firooz is just 23 and sings about the oppression of women in Dari.
NCRI – A video obtained by CNN from Syrian rebels shows a prisoner that doesn't speak Arabic, but mutters in Dari, the language spoken mainly in Afghanistan. The prisoner says: "My name is Sayed Ahmad Hussaini. The Iranians pay people like me to...
50 Afghan politicians are urging the Australian prime minister Tony Abbott that he should immediately stop the temporary protection visa (TPV) which has been re-introduced. The letter to the Prime minister has been translated from Dari and the 50 MPS were requesting Mr Abbott to scrap the temporary protection visa program.