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Default 11-13-2016, 06:57 PM

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Originally Posted by mungojerry View Post
persian culture influance only came from islamic period when moguls ruling south asia.
It came before Islam...many places in India have Persian names....most notably Punjab is much older name than even Islam....
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Default 08-07-2017, 02:21 PM

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Afghanistan and even Iran are more Central Asian than West Asian. Afghanistan is more similar to India than to Iraq (that doesn't make it South Asian ofc). You seem to have an agenda of trying to associate Afghanistan with the Middle East.
Middle East is not just Arab. It includes plenty non-Arabs, for example Turkey.

Afghanistan is culturally, historically, etc. closer to its western neighbor Iran and some of its Central Asian neighboring nations (pre-Soviet Empirialism/Russification, they were even closer to Afghanistan culturally) than to South Asians.

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Default 08-23-2017, 06:57 AM

Yes Forreigner, what you said is correct......
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