Afghanistan xxx photos

About , which means ‘rainbow’ in Farsi/Dari (Persian).

I was inspired to write it to express and evoke the colors, beauty, diversity, and sheer wonder of this natural phenomenon.

--A scarecrow stands vigil over a backyard garden, as does a photo of Iran's current supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Kamenei on June 1, 2014 in Narin, in central Iran.

Narin, known for its mud brick architecture and handicrafts, has been a prominent stop on trade routes since the Sassanid era.

Afghanistan is a combination of different ethnicities, dialogues, faces, landscapes, and cultures; this piece weaves a musical tapestry to reflect that, and brings to light my feelings for the nation of my birth.” , arranged by Stephen Prutsman, was commissioned for the Kronos Quartet and Homayoun Sakhi by the Aga Khan Music Initiative, a program of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture, and the Columbia Foundation.

Additional commission funds were provided by The James Irvine Foundation, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, and the LEF Foundation.

They use them for sport and in a variety of festivals.

During the summer there are several festivals in which the role of the horse is essential.

(John Moore/Getty Images)Today was the final day of voting in Indias national elections.

With 814 million eligible voters, India has been voting in phases over six weeks.

Six years and 966 entries after this blog launched, it's time for some updates. The pictures are bigger and you can enjoy them on your phones and tablets.

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