Afghan hounds are famous for their elegant stance and their curly tails. See if you can figure out the colors that should go in this cross-word puzzle. A couple of hints to get you started are that blue is a sacred color and that green paint was especially cheap.

  1. (down) A famous mosque in Kabul was called the _______________ mosque.
  2. (across) The Afghan flag is red, green, and ________________.
  3. (down) Many houses and walls are ______________ because they are made from mud.
  4. (across) One of the places to shop in Kabul is called the __________ door bazaar.
  5. (down) Most Afghan rugs are dark ____________.
  6. (across) When dressed up for holidays, Afghan boys usually wear long ___________ shirts which are embroidered.

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