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I Am Malala by Malala Yousafei and Christine Lamb

I Am Malala is a book that caught my eye when I was at McCarron Airport in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. I was about to take my flight back to Denver, Colorado. 758 more words

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Guest Post - Memories of Swat - Kohistan Valley

Steve Wallace is a Textile Collector living in Australia and has kindly shared his memories of a visit to the Swat Valley three decades ago through this note. 1,650 more words

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The other world !!

The graveyard in Bumburet village where the kalashi people keep their dead and all their personal belongings in a wooden box. The Kalash tradition celebrates the deceased by singing praises and offering animal sacrifices in his name.

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Upper Dir valley, major sights to see !!

Starting clockwise from top right corner, Jahaz Banda top, Jhandrai village, Lowari top, Kalash valley, and Sheringal. All these places are located in the far northwest end of the country and relatively unexplored.

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Enter into a mythical heaven !!

This hanging bridge is the only entry point into the Kalash valley. The valley is some 30 kms south west of Chitral city and is accessible via a dangerous jeep track often blocked by landslides.

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