Group of Hazaras

Group of Hazaras

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Title:

Group of Hazaras

 

Date:

1881

 
 

Origin:

B Simpson

 
 

Information:

Hazaras come from Central Afghanistan and are one of the many ethnic groups in the country. They speak a language known as 'Hazaragi' and are usually Shia Muslims. They traditionally come from the highland regions of the country where long winters and bad roads make living conditions difficult.