Nuristan articles on Wikipedia
Nuristan Province
Nuristan, also spelled Nurestan or Nooristan, (Nuristani/Pashto: نورستان) is one of the 34 provinces of Afghanistan, located in the eastern part of the
Feb 9th 2017



List of governors of Nuristan
of Nuristan, Afghanistan. List of current governors of Afghanistan http://afp.google.com/article/ALeqM5hCDFMcj657d6GR_mX8kkyESrXOwQ "Nuristan - Naval
Oct 11th 2016



Nuristan District
Nuristan District was a district in eastern Afghanistan. It was originally in Laghman Province and then was moved to the new Nuristan Province in 2001
Mar 10th 2014



Kamdesh
town in the Landai Sin Valley, and the center of the Kamdesh District in Nuristan Province, Afghanistan. It is located at the general area of Yurmir (يورمير)
Mar 21st 2017



Issa Nuristani
Nuristani">Issa Nuristani (or Nuristan Issa Khan Nuristan) was an army general and a community leader among the Safed Posh tribe in Nuristan, Afghanistan, who led a group
Oct 15th 2016



Mandol District
district of Nuristan Province in eastern Afghanistan. It was originally in Laghman Province and then was moved to the newly created Nuristan Province in
Mar 25th 2017



Nurgaram District
district of Nuristan Province in Afghanistan. It was established in the 2004 Afghanistan administrative reorganization out of parts of Nuristan District
Mar 27th 2017



Barg-i Matal District
district of Nuristan Province, Afghanistan. It was originally in Konarha Province (Konar Province) and then was moved to the newly created Nuristan Province
Mar 12th 2017



Wama District
District (Pashto: واما ولسوالۍ‎, Persian: ولسوالی واما‎‎) is a district of Nuristan Province in Afghanistan. In the 2004 Afghanistan administrative reorganization
Mar 22nd 2017



Du Ab District
of Nuristan Province, in eastern Afghanistan. The Taliban launched an attack on the Du Ab and Qatar Khak areas on 31 January 1997. "Nuristan Provincial
Mar 16th 2017



Kamdesh District
district of Nuristan Province in eastern Afghanistan. It was originally in Kunar Province and then was moved to the newly created Nuristan Province in
Mar 21st 2017



Waygal District
District (Pashto: وایگل ولسوالۍ‎, Persian: ولسوالی وایگل‎‎) is a district of Nuristan Province in eastern Afghanistan. It's mainly made of 8 villages in the
Mar 22nd 2017



Nuristanis
Nuristanis">The Nuristanis are an ethnic group native to the Nuristan region of eastern Afghanistan, who speak IndoIndo-Iranian languages, including Nuristani. In the
Apr 1st 2017



Mohammad Tamim Nuristani
businessman and politician from Nuristan Province of Afghanistan. Mohammad Tamim was the previous governor of Nuristan Province and replaced by Hafiz Abdul
Nov 29th 2016



Chapa Dara District
situated in the western part of Kunar Province, Afghanistan and borders Nuristan Province. The population is 27,500 (2006). The district is mountainous
Nov 19th 2016



Battle of Do Ab
The Battle of Do Ab took place in Nuristan province, Afghanistan on 25 May 2011. In the battle, a scout platoon from the 1st Battalion, 133rd Infantry
Apr 21st 2017



Mumviri dialect
Retrieved July 10, 2006, from Richard F. Strand: Nuristan, Hidden Land of the Hindu-Kush [1]. Nuristan: Hidden Land of the Hindu Kush -Includes a lexicon
Apr 13th 2015



Kamviri dialect
2, 2006, from Richard F. Strand: Nuristan, Hidden Land of the Hindu-Kush [1]. Strand, Richard F. (1997). "Nuristan: Hidden Land of the Hindu Kush". Retrieved
Sep 30th 2016



Jamaluddin Badr
Jamaludin Badr is the former Governor of Nuristan Province, Afghanistan. He is the successor of Eng. Hazrat Din Noor, who died in a car accident only a
Nov 29th 2016



Parun
called Prasun and Prasungul, is a small town and administrative center of Nuristan Province and its Parun-DistrictParun District in Afghanistan. The city of Parun has a
Mar 28th 2017



Richard Strand
and ethnography of Nuristan and neighboring regions, collected and analyzed since 1967. Funding for his field research in Nuristan, Afghanistan, and Pakistan
Dec 29th 2016



Parun District
District (Pashto: پارون ولسوالۍ‎, Persian: ولسوالی پارون‎‎) is a district of Nuristan Province in Afghanistan. The district centre is Parun. Map of Settlements
Mar 28th 2017



Mawlawi Afzal
Panjpiri-educated Afghan clergyman of the Kam tribe from Barg-i-Matal, Nuristan Province. He studied in Deoband, and later at Akora, Pakistan, before teaching
Oct 26th 2016



Askunu language
Alingar River in Afghanistan's Nuristan province. Other major places where the language of Ashkun is spoken are Nuristan Province, Pech Valley in Wama
Aug 14th 2016



Landai Sin Valley
Landai Sin Valley, or the Bashgal Valley, is a geographical feature of Nuristan Province, eastern Afghanistan, formed by the Landai Sin River which empties
Jul 27th 2016



Battle of Kamdesh
the American Combat Outpost ("COP") Keating near the town of Kamdesh of Nuristan province in eastern Afghanistan. The attack was the bloodiest battle for
Apr 25th 2017



2017 Afghanistan avalanches
people reportedly died in the disaster, including more than 50 people in Nuristan Province and at least 19 people in the neighbouring Badakhshan area of
Mar 31st 2017



Kom people (Afghanistan)
Kafiristan Kafiri were renamed NuristaniNuristani (The Enlightened Ones) respectively Nuristan (Land of Light). In present time there are now known NuristaniNuristani Kom or simply
Sep 9th 2015



Nuristani languages
Nuristan-Site-This">Comparative Word List Richard Strand's Nuristan Site This site is the primary source on the linguistics and ethnography of Nuristan and neighboring regions, collected
Mar 26th 2017



Waigali language
spoken by about 10,000 KalashaKalasha people of the Waigal Valley in Afghanistan's Nuristan Province. The native name is Kalaṣa-ala 'KalashaKalasha-language'. "Waigali" refers
May 14th 2016



Islamic Revolutionary State of Afghanistan
Valley, Nuristan-ProvinceNuristan Province. Founded by Mawlawi Afzal, the state established consulates in Saudi Arabia and Pakistan. Daan Van Der Schriek. Nuristan: Insurgent
Dec 30th 2016



Peshawar, Afghanistan
This article is about the town in Nuristan, Afghanistan. For the capital city of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, see Peshawar. For other uses, see Peshawar
Mar 28th 2017



Nuristani
NuristaniNuristani may refer to: the NuristaniNuristani people the NuristaniNuristani languages Nuristan
Apr 26th 2016



Landai Sin River
Afghanistan. It rises in the Hindu Kush range near the Mandol Pass in the Nuristan Province of Afghanistan, and is fed from glaciers and snow to its north
Jul 27th 2016



Kashmir musk deer
until 2009. A survey conducted in June 2009 by WCS in the province of Nuristan, Afghanistan found at least three specimens, confirming that the species
Apr 7th 2017



Kamdish
Kamdish may refer to: Kamdesh, Nuristan, Afghanistan
Feb 11th 2015



Ghaziabad District, Kunar
arable land. Many people work in Pakistan. Ghaziabad District borders on: Nuristan Province to the northwest and north, Naray District to the east, Bar Kunar
Jan 29th 2017



Bar Kunar District
Province, Afghanistan. It borders Asadabad district to the southwest, Nuristan Province to the northwest, Nari district to the northeast and Dangam district
Oct 25th 2016



Nari District
Kunar Province in Afghanistan. It borders Bar Kunar District to the west, Nuristan Province to the north, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to the east and Dangam district
Feb 2nd 2014



Pakol
are considered descendants of ancient Greeks. It gained popularity in Nuristan a few centuries ago.It is now also very commonly worn in Swat and Dir in
Mar 30th 2017



Ashku
with the Kata tribe, live in the districts of Daulatshai and Alishing. Nuristan Province, Center for Culture and Conflict Studies, US Naval Postgraduate
Jan 18th 2014



91st Cavalry Regiment
2007; Nuristan, Afghanistan-1LT-John-MeyerAfghanistan 1LT John Meyer; B 1/91 CAV; 27 July 2007; Nuristan, Afghanistan-1LT-Alex-NewsomAfghanistan 1LT Alex Newsom; B 1/91 CAV; 27 July 2007; Nuristan, Afghanistan
Nov 5th 2016



Bagalgrom
Bagalgrom (also known as Mumar) is a village in the Bashgal Valley of Nuristan, Afghanistan. Bagalgrom is the primary village of the Mumo tribe. Their
Oct 29th 2016



List of protected areas of Afghanistan
Hashmat Khan Waterfowl Sanctuary Northwest Afghanistan Game Managed Reserve Nuristan Nature Reserve Pamir-i-Buzurg Wildlife Reserve Registan Desert Wildlife
Apr 26th 2017



Proguithera inexpectata
thread-legged bug known from Afghanistan. The holotype was collected in Nuristan in 1963. It is the only known species of the GuitheraLutevula group in
Aug 8th 2014



Ethmia albifrontella
Depressariidae family. It was described by Sattler in 1967. It is found in Afghanistan (Nuristan) and western Pakistan (Rawalpindi). LepIndex Ethmia at funet
Jul 16th 2016



Mohammad Qassim Jangulbagh
General Mohammad Qassim Jangulbagh is the current provincial police chief in Nuristān Province of Afghanistan, as of November 2009. "Footage shows insurgents
Apr 27th 2016



Ectoedemia nuristanica
nuristanica is a moth of the Nepticulidae family. It is only known from Nuristan in eastern Afghanistan. The wingspan is 6.4–7 mm. Adults have been caught
Jan 23rd 2016



Kunar Province
about 428,800. It is one of the four "N2KL" provinces (Nangarhar Province, Nuristan Province, Kunar Province and Laghman Province). N2KL is the designation
Apr 26th 2017



Dogan (deity)
British work as the chief deity of the Siyah Posh tribe of Kafiristan (now Nuristan). His other incarnations are given as: Mahadeo, Bruk, Kantaar, Pane Truskai
Oct 24th 2016





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