Afghanistan Named for Saul’s Grandson Afghana While Pashtuns of Paktika & Pakistan for Pachyderms Greeks Noted


A mountain in southeastern Afghanistan is called Takht i Sulaiman, named for king Solomon by Afghana who was a grandson of king Saul taken into king David’s household after Saul’s death. The Pashtuns of Afghanistan and Pakistan were elephant masters whom Alexander the Great encountered six hundred years after Solomon and Afghana, masters of pachyderms in Paktika, Pakistan.