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Photo-story: Musical journey through Afghanistan

Afghan pop singer Aryana Sayeed performs during a charity concert at the French Culture center Photograph: (AFP)

AFP New Delhi, India Sep 20, 2016, 08.57 AM (IST) WION Edge
Afghanistan has a rich and diverse culture of music and arts. Here is a photo journey through the country.

An Afghan youth playing the violin at Afghanistan's National Institute for Music in Kabul.

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Afghan music student Salahdeen (7) rehearses with a guitar.

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Afghan rapper band 143 performs to mark Human Rights week at the French Culture Centre in Kabul.

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Afghan rapper Ramika Khabiri performs during The Sound Culture Festival at the French Culture Centre in Kabul.

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Afghan music student Mushgan plays a traditional musical instrument at Afghanistan's National Institute for music in Kabul.

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Afghanistan's first famale rap musician practicing with Afghan pop musician Farid Rastagar at a recording studio in Kabul.

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Afghan singer Fardin Fakhir performs during the Rumi Music Awards show in Bagh-e-Babur in Kabul.

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Afghan traditional music performers in Kabul.

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Huma Rahimy student of  Afhanistan National Institute of Music sitar and Ensemble, performs in the Dean Aceson Auditorium.

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A folk singer from Herat plays a stringed instrument.

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Afghan guitarist Masoud Hassanzada perform in a cafe in Kabul.

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Afghan music student chat and practice the guitar at Kabul School of Rock in Kabul.

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Young Afghan rapers perform during Peace Concert in Babur Gardan in Kabul.

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Afghan woman singer Farida Tarana singing at a studio in Kabul.

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An Afghan youth plays the keyboards as a friend listens at the an art school in Kabul.

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Afghan singer Farhad Darya a United Nations goodwill ambassador, performs during a concert for Afghan girls and women at Amani High School in Kabul.

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Young Afghan musician performs during a stage performance at French Culture Center in Kabul.

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Afghan music student plays the sitar in Herat.

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Afghan female singer Aryana Sayeed listens to a contestant from 'The Voice of Afghanistan' television show at Qargha lake on the outskirts of Kabul.

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