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Events of Zihijjah 1328 A.H. / 4 December 1910–1 January 1911 A.D.
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[1274c] In this month, the cold was severe, far exceeding and in sharp contrast to other years. In Fahrenheit, at night the temperature was five degrees above zero. At eight in the morning, four hours before noon, it went to twelve degrees above zero. In Jalalabad, at the same time it also reached this temperature.

Although as was noted above, cholera had been driven from Kabul, in the mountains around Jalalabad it still persisted.

On the tenth of Zihijjah/13 December 1910, the Day of the Sacrifice took place as usual and all the legal rites were performed.

At three o’clock in the afternoo…

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“Events of Zihijjah 1328 A.H. / 4 December 1910–1 January 1911 A.D.”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 23 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000445>
First published online: 2016



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