The soulful night is the #poetry night of #Afghanistan #Herat

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Poetry is a cherished part of Afghan culture. Afghans have told their stories in verse for more than 1,000 years. Thursday night is “poetry night” in the western city of Herat – men, women and children gather to share ancient and modern verse, listen to traditional Herati music, and enjoy sweet tea and pastries long into the night.

Source: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-south-asia-13931608