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Abd ur Rahman Kala Destination Guide

Delve into Abd ur Rahman Kala in Afghanistan!

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Abd ur Rahman Kala in the region of Kabul is a place located in Afghanistan - some 14 mi (or 22 km) South-West of Kabul, the country's capital.

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Local time in Abd ur Rahman Kala is now 08:20 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Siah Chob, Shamulzai, Rish Khor, Qarghah, Qal'ah-ye Safayd or Maidan Shahr. While being here, you might want to check out as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Afghanistan Online 1 of 2 - BBC Our Worl...

10:39 min ( March 06, 2011 by RuniTravel)
Views: 1,016 - Rating: 5/5

Afghanistan Online 1 of 2 - BBC Our World Documentary, recorded 17. Can the web help aid development in a country blighted by poverty and decades of war? Najieh Ghulami travels to Afghanistan to look ...

Approach and Landing in Kabul - Afghanis...

14:26 min ( February 25, 2011 by ilovewadi)
Views: 4,760 - Rating: 5/5

Wide body aircraft cockpit view GoPro HD


37thEnBnOperation_enduring_Freedom_afgha...

04:51 min ( April 27, 2011 by casinogiant)
Views: 195 - Rating: 5/5

This is my first military video in a chain of what I hope to be many more. Created by me (SPC Stay) for the bravest people I know, The American Soldier (more specifically the 37th engineers.). God Ble...

IDPs camp in Kabul

04:42 min ( January 03, 2011 by mkrtjp)
Views: 1,131 - Rating: 0/5

Kabul, capital city of Afghanistan, this city is getting larger year by year. Not only returnee refugee, but also job seekers all over the country gathering Kabul. Kote-Sangi is one of place that jobl...


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Interesting facts about this location

Camp Julien

Camp Julien was the main base for the Canadian contingent of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Kabul, Afghanistan. The camp was named after Lance Corporal George Patrick Julien, a Canadian Army soldier who was awarded the Military Medal as a Private, for his actions at Hill 187 in Korea in May 1953. LCpl Julien was a member of 3rd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment, which was the first unit to occupy Camp Julien.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.4, 68.99 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Canadian Forces bases, War in Afghanistan (2001–present)

National Museum of Afghanistan

The National Museum of Afghanistan, also known as the Afghan National Museum or sometimes the Kabul Museum, is a two-story building located 9 km southwest of the center of Kabul City in Afghanistan. It was built in 1922 during the reign of King Amanullah Khan. The collection inside the museum was transferred from another location in the city and began as a 'Cabinet of Curiosities' in 1919.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.4, 68.99 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Kabul, Government buildings completed in 1922, Infrastructure completed in 1922, Museums in Afghanistan

Jamal ad-Din al-Afghani

Sayyid Jamāl ad-Dīn al-Afghānī, also known as Sayyid Jamāl ad-Dīn Asadābādī, and commonly known as Al-Afghani (1838/1839 – March 9, 1897), was a political activist and Islamic ideologist in the Muslim world during the late 19th century, particularly in the Middle East, South Asia and Europe. One of the founders of Islamic Modernism and an advocate of Pan-Islamic unity, he has been described as "less interested in theology than he was in organizing a Muslim response to Western pressure."

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.4, 68.99 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:1838 births, 1897 deaths, Al-Nahda, History of civil rights and liberties in Iran, Iranian activists, Iranian emigrants to the Ottoman Empire, Muslim activists

Kabul University

Kabul University (KU) is located in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan. It was founded in 1931 but officially opened for classes in 1932. Kabul University is attended by 7,000 students, of which 1,700 are women. Hamidullah Amin is the chancellor of the university. The university is still recovering from the long period of war and chaos in the country. The main building was renovated about 500 meters from the old one, which has almost the same design.

More reading: Kabul University homepage
Located at 34.4, 68.99 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Education in Kabul, Educational institutions established in 1932, Kabul University, Universities in Afghanistan

Paghman

Paghman is a town in the hills near Afghanistan's capital of Kabul. It is the center of the Paghman District which has a population of about 120,000 (2002 official UNHCR est. ), of which 70% are Pashtuns and 30% Tajiks. The Paghman District is situated in the western part of Kabul Province. The Paghman Gardens is the major attraction for which Paghman was once called the capital garden of Afghanistan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.4, 68.99 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Kabul Province