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al faran

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  1. Harkat-ul-Mujahidin, HUM, Harkat ul-Ansar, HUA, Harkat ul-Mujahedeen, Al Faran, Movement of Holy Warriorsnoun

    an Islamic fundamentalist group in Pakistan that fought the Soviet Union in Afghanistan in the 1980s; now operates as a terrorist organization primarily in Kashmir and seeks Kashmir's accession by Pakistan


  1. al faran

    Six western tourists and their two guides were kidnapped in the Liddarwat area of Pahalgam in the Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, India on 4 July 1995 by forty militants from the Kashmiri Islamist militant organisation Harkat-ul-Ansar, under the pseudonym of Al-Faran, in order to secure the release of Harkat leader Masood Azhar and other militants.When their demands were not met, Norwegian Hans Christian Ostrø was beheaded on 13 August 1995. American John Childs managed to escape on 17 August, while the rest whose bodies have never been found, are presumed dead with the Government of Jammu and Kashmir issuing death certificates for the four on 28 January 2003.


  1. al faran

    It appears that "Al Faran" doesn't have a general or widely recognized definition in English. However, it could be a personal name or a place name in certain cultures or languages. More context might help identify a more specific meaning. Note that Al-Faran is the name of a militant group involved in kidnapping tourists in the 1995 in Kashmir. However, without more specific information, it is difficult to provide a definitive meaning.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of al faran in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of al faran in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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