Category Archives: Pashtoon

Khattak The Tribe of Manasseh

Note: All references from books and texts have been italicized and bulleted. . . Introduction Khattak or Khatak (Pashto: خټک, Urdu خٹک), is the name of an Afghan tribe belonging to the Karlan branch of the Afghans. The tribe’s history … Continue reading

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Afghan names of Hebrew and Biblical Origin

Note: all references from books and texts are italicized and bulleted. Introduction Afghans, more precisely Pakhtuns, are descendants of the Assyrian exile from Ancient Israel thus called the Bani Israel or the Children of Israel. This is a basic statement … Continue reading

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Bani Israelite Traditions & customs of the Afghans (Pashtuns/Pukhtuns)

Note: All references used are extensively given at the end for reference and consultation. Note: All references from books and texts used within the article are italicized and bulleted. Note: References will be continuously added for all the information provided … Continue reading

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Background and Exile from ancient Israel

According to the Bible (Kings 02:17:06, Kings 02:18:11, Chronicles 01:05:26), the ten tribes were exiled to Halah and Havor and the river Gozan and to the cities of Maday (Media). According to the tradition of the Jews of Afghanistan, the … Continue reading

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Hebrew and Israelite traditions and customs of the Afghans (Pashtuns/Pukhtuns)

Introduction The ethnic origin of the Afghans (also Pushtun; Pukhtun or Pathan) has always puzzled ordinary people, scholars and historians alike, but not the Pathans or Afghans themselves. They are different both externally and in their character traits and traditions … Continue reading

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Journey of the Ten Lost Tribes from Israel to Khurasan

Note: All references from books and texts are given in italics and bulleted.   After the destruction of the Holy Temple at Jerusalem (Beyt al Muqaddas), the Assyrian king Nebuchadnezzar enslaved the Children of Israel and took them to Media. … Continue reading

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The Bani Israeilite Origin of the Afghans and the Ten Lost Tribes of Israel

Note: All references from books and texts are italicized and bulleted.     Simply put, the theory that the Pashtun people originate from the exiled Lost Tribes of Israel is more than just a theory. There is a widespread chain … Continue reading

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Qais Abdur Rashid

Note: References from books and texts are bulleted and italicized. Qais Abdur Rashid (575 – 661) (قيس عبد الراشد’ ) also known as Kesh, Qesh and Imraul Qais is the legendary ancestor of the Afghan (Pashtun race), the first Ethnic … Continue reading

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Afghana

Note: References from books and texts are bulleted and italicized. . . Note: References from books and texts are bulleted and italicized. Afghana Afghana Afghana (born ~ 1000 BC), also known as Malak Afghana was according to Afghan (Pukhtun/Pashtun) tribal … Continue reading

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Welcome

Welcome to Muslim Bani Israel. Here are some features of this site: History and Heritage of the Afghans. References and Research material about the subject including rare and easily available books and texts. Contributions from readers and interested people around … Continue reading

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