A mullah, or Muslim religious leader, stands in the holy shrine of Ali in Mazar-e-Sharif, on the celebration day of the Persian New Year (Naoruz or “New Day”). Besides him is ladies covered in white burqa.
Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan, 2008
About the author
Agustinus is an Indonesian travel writer and travel photographer. He started a “Grand Overland Journey” in 2005 from Beijing and dreamed to reach South Africa totally by land with an optimistic budget of US$2000. His journey has taken him across Himalaya, South Asia, Afghanistan, Iran, and ex-Soviet Central Asian republics. He is now a full-time writer and based in Jakarta, Indonesia, and has published four travel narrative books in Indonesian and English.
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