Walking down the narrow streets of Murad Khani often feels like you're finally home.
The smell of home cooking emanating from the windows, little boys and girls running and giggling, and colorful, old doors open and welcoming.
Murad Khani is not just a historic neighbourhood, it's a representative experience of a harmonious community.
Nawroz is in 40 days now !
Nawroz, its great household, its fresh flowers, delicious food, gifts and joy fill of happiness each Afghans and Iranians throughout the world.
In addition to these seven elements ( Afsen )
Afghans and Iranian put a mirror, one or more red fish symbolizing life, holly books or poetry (often the Shahnâmeh of Ferdowsi or The Diwân of Hafiz), candles for light and the sacred fire, and painted eggs for fertility.
A municipal worker stands in the middle of the street after cleaning the area by a billboard with a Persian sentences that read ( Business everytime in everywhere ).
Municipal workers in kabul earn very little but work seven days a week and get no time off – not even public holidays.
The mostly take 6000Afs per month.
Sheer Agha is one of the oldest seller of kite in kabul.
He has been selling kites for 30years.
Afghans have elevated kite flying -- or "gudiparan bazi" -- to an art form, and one of its chief attractions is kite fighting.
Kite flying is a two-person affair. One person, the "charka gir," holds the wooden spool around which the wire, or "tar," is wound. The second person -- called the "gudiparan baz," or kite flyer -- actually controls the movement of the kite in the air.