Kite

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Kite

An ancient Egyptian unit of weight approximately equivalent to 1.36 grams during the Old and Middle Kingdoms or 9.1 grams during the New Kingdom.
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Kite fighting survived the Taliban, he says, and he predicts it will outlast the country's current crisis.
The book draws its name from the ancient Afghan sport of kite fighting.
Since the Taliban forbids kite flying, music, and festivals, the central characters who participate in the kite fighting and kite running are symbols of hope amid the darkest of the dark.