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Ustod Tazagul Sazgar Joins our efforts from Qazideh, Wakhan

Dear Readers We are proud to present the first, and fresh, contribution by Ustod Tazagul Sazgar of Wakhan, Afghanistan. Ustod Sazgar has scribed the recently published poem by Naizr Ahmed Bulbul, titled “Shupunem tou, Shupunem tey” in a very beautiful style, using Arabic alphabets. Click on the thumbnail below to see this wonderful,...

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John Mock to Document Afghanistan’s Wakhi Tradition

Monitoring Desk – Dr. John Mock, famous in some parts of Gojal for his research work, has recieved a research grant worth $ 32 000 from the Christensen Fund to research and document the Wakhi traditions of Afghanistan. John Mock “will collaborate with Wakhi ethnographers to support local pride and...

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KithZhit celebrated in Gulmit

  GULMIT – People in Gojal valley have been braving the cold weathers, made worst by the lack of electricity and other sources of energy. But at last they had something to celebrate. The seasonal festival of “Kitzhit” was celebrated with cultural zeal in Gulmit, Gojal yesterday, to welcome the spring. Ironically,...

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“Open Wakhan – Link Road”

Our Speical Corresponent Addressing a joint meeting of Wakhi Tajik Cultural Association (WTCA) and Gulmit Orgnization for Local Development(GOLD) Agha Langar Shah, a Wakhani delegat, apealed to the government of Pakistan to open Wakhan link road via. Chipursan Valley in Gojal. Chief Executive of Northern Areas, Mr. Ghazanfar Ali Khan was...

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