TITLE

Afghan Hindus Stand Strong in Germany

AUTHOR(S)
Jha, Hari Bansh
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Hinduism Today;Jul-Sep2012, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the author's insight on Afghan Hindus in Germany. The author says that a number of Hindus of Germany are refugees from Afghanistan, a place where Hindus are persecuted and tortured since the leadership of King Zahir Shah in 1930-1973. He states that the status of Afghan Hindus in Germany became grave because of the invasion by the Soviet Union and of the Taliban. She mentions that when she met people in Germany, they would introduce themselves as Hindu Afhgans.
ACCESSION #
77219090

 

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