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Encyclopedia > Takhar province
Takhar
تخار
Map of Afghanistan with Takhar تخار highlighted.
Capital
 • Coordinates
Taloqan
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Population (~)
 • Density
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Time zone {{{time_zone}}}
Main language(s) Persian (Dari dialects)
Uzbek

Takhar (Persian: تخار) is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan. It was established in 1964 when Qataghan Province was divided into three provinces: Baghlan, Kunduz and Takhar. It is in the north-east of the country. Its capital is Taloqan. Its salt mines are one of Afghanistan's major mineral resources. Takhar may refer to: Takhar Province, a province of Afghanistan Takhar (clan), a Jat clan in Rajasthan, India Harinder Takhar, a Canadian politician Category: ... Image File history File links Afghanistan-Takhar. ... Subnational entity is a generic term for an administrative region within a country — on an arbitrary level below that of the sovereign state — typically with a local government encompassing multiple municipalities, counties, or provinces with a certain degree of autonomy in a varying number of matters. ... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ... Taloqan (Persian: تالقان) is the capital of Takhar Province, in Afghanistan. ... Population density by country, 2006 Population density is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume. ... Area is a physical quantity expressing the size of a part of a surface. ... Timezone and TimeZone redirect here. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ... “Farsi” redirects here. ... Dari (Persian: ) is the official name for the Persian language in Afghanistan, popularly and locally known as Farsi. ... “Farsi” redirects here. ... Afghanistan consists of 34 provinces, or velayat: Badakhshan Badghis Baghlan Balkh Bamiyan Daikondi - established March 28, 2004 Farah Faryab Ghazni Ghowr Helmand Herat Jowzjan Kabul Kandahar Kapisa Khost Konar Kondoz Laghman Lowgar Nangarhar Nimruz Nurestan Oruzgan Paktia Paktika Panjshir - established April 13, 2004 Parvan Samangan Sar-e Pol Takhar Vardak... Taloqan (Persian: تالقان) is the capital of Takhar Province, in Afghanistan. ...


Districts

  • Bangi District
  • Chah Ab District
  • Chal District
  • Darqad District
  • Farkhar District
  • Ishkamish District
  • Kalafgan District
  • Khwaja Ghar District
  • Rustaq District
  • Taluqan District
  • Warsaj District
  • Yangi Qala District
Districts of Takhar.
Districts of Takhar.

Image File history File links Size of this preview: 776 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1056 × 816 pixel, file size: 30 KB, MIME type: image/png) Map of the districts of Takhar province of Afghanistan. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 776 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1056 × 816 pixel, file size: 30 KB, MIME type: image/png) Map of the districts of Takhar province of Afghanistan. ...

Footnotes

External links

  • Dupree, Nancy Hatch (1977): An Historical Guide to Afghanistan. 1st Edition: 1970. 2nd Edition. Revised and Enlarged. Afghan Tourist Organization. [1]
  • http://www.trekearth.com/gallery/Asia/Afghanistan/East/Takhar/ (A beautiful gallery of pictures of Takhar province)

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Takhar Province - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (69 words)
Takhar is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan.
Takhar is also a surname and clan name found in Jat community in India.(Ivreet Kaur Takhar)
This page was last modified 05:45, 3 March 2006.
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