Month: August 2016

Short info of Ghor Afghanistan

Jam Minaret Ghor

      #Ghor also spelled Ghowr or Ghur, is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan. It is located in central #Afghanistan, towards the north-west. The #province contains ten districts, encompassing hundreds of villages, and approximately 657,200 settled people. Chaghcharan serves as the capital of the province. The name “Ghor” is a cognate to Avestan gairi-, Sanskrit giri- […]

Helmand Afghanistan

Helmand Afghanistan

#Helmand is one of the 34 provinces of Afghanistan, in the south of the country. It is the largest province by area, covering 58,584 square kilometres (20,000 sq mi) area. The province contains 13 districts, encompassing over 1,000 villages, and roughly 879,500 settled people.#Lashkar Gah serves as the provincial capital. #Helmand was part of the Greater Kandahar […]

Herat Afghanistan the 2nd Largest City Herat

Herat Afghanistan

#Herat is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan, located in the western part of the country. Together with #Badghis, #Farah, and #Ghorprovinces, it makes up the south-western region of #Afghanistan. Its primary city and administrative capital is Herat City. The province of #Herat is divided into about 17 districts and contains over 1,000 villages. It has a population of […]