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Description This travelogue written after a visit to Afghanistan in 1952 gives author's observations about Afghanistan's main cities, climate, Sikh and Muslim shrines, Museums, peoples' life style, dress language food habits, educational set up and governance. The travelogue is packed with information and reflects the author's keep observation and scholarly disposition. During a short stay of one month, the author could visit almost whole of Afghanistan and gather so much information. A large number of Sikh shrines and presence of so many Hindus and Sikhs in the then Afghanistan in 1952 is simply amazing. Author's wish to write travelogues by the younger generation is encouraging. It makes the author a trend-setter.[edit]
Keywords Dharamsala Guru Nanak, Ahmed Shah Baba, Gurdwara Guru Nanak, Gurdwara Bhai Pirama, Gurdwara Baba Sri Chand, Kabul, Ghazni, Kandhar, Jalalabad, [edit]
Accession Number   BK-001189
Author Ganda Singh
Year 1962
Script Gurmukhi
Language Panjabi
Publisher Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee
Custodian Man Singh Nirankari, Dr.
Completion Complete
Condition Good
Pages                         164
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