Afghans looking at the country's new copy of the Koran.
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The largest handwritten Koran unveiled in Afghanistan

30 March 2012 Last updated at 18:26 BST

The world's most exquisite handwritten copy of the Koran has been unveiled in Kabul.

The book, which took 5 years to assemble is the world's largest handwritten copy and has made Afghan people very proud.

Karen Zarindast reports.

Video produced by BBC Persian's Ali Salimi.