Where is Ghazni Located?
The Afghan city of Ghazni is one of three cultural capitals of the Islamic world this year. The celebration of such an anniversary, however, is, as expected, difficult in a province where fighting continues. At the same time, Ghazni is a fascinating example of the cultural richness of Islam.
What Country is Ghazni in?
Verses from the Shahnameh, The Book of Kings. The national epic, written by the poet Firdausi a good 1000 years ago, preserved the Persian language after the Arab Islamization. Firdausi wrote the book at the court of Ghazni in today’s Afghanistan.
Ghazni and the Ghaznavid dynasty 200 years between 960 and 1160, with Mahmud of Ghazni as a ruler. His empire extended from present-day Iran via Pakistan to India. None other than Goethe praised Mahmud for his Islamization of India. He put an end to polytheism.
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