Buzkashi, Bamiyan

Buzkashi, BamiyanBamiyan, Afghanistan is one of those cities at the crossroads of eastern and western culture. However when it comes to sport, they play something that is neither western nor eastern, and is essentially all theirs: buzkashi

It’s chances of making it into the Olympics are probably pretty slim, but it is incredibly popular in Bamiyan.

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