Kalash People

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The Kalash people are an isolated group in northern Pakistan with distinctly Caucasian features. It is thought that they may be descended from the soldiers of Alexander the Great. The Kalash are related to the Nuristani of Afghanistan, but the Nuristani were forcibly converted to Islam several centuries ago. The Kalash have their own religion which is NOT Islam

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She was originally labelled as a Persian (aka Iranian) but I think she is actually from the Kalash or the Nuristani Peoples.

Kalash children - girls dont start wearing the colourful clothing until the age…

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Pakistan, Chitral, Portrait of young Kailash girl.

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The Kalash are indigenous people of the Hindu Kush mountain range, residing in the Chitral district of the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan, an indigenous population from South Asia, or members of Alexander the Great's army.

The Kalash, the last descendants of Alexander the Great

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Pakistan | A Kalash Girl - Photo © Kieron Nelson  - The Kalash or Kalasha are a non-muslim tribe of Chitral, the northern district of the Pakistan’s North-West Frontier Province (NWFP) }

Kalash | Young girl

Pakistan | A Kalash Girl - Photo © Kieron Nelson - The Kalash or Kalasha are a non-muslim tribe of Chitral, the northern district of the Pakistan’s North-West Frontier Province (NWFP) }

Kalash girl and baby brother or perhaps a nephew. He might even be her son.

Kalash girl and baby brother or perhaps a nephew. He might even be her son.

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カラッシュ人 パキスタン北西部のアフガニスタン国境付近に居住。 アフガニスタンのヌリスタニ人に遺伝子的に近い。 「アレキサンダー大王が率いた兵士の子孫」との都市伝説があるが、遺伝子的に否定されている。...

People of Kalash

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Kalash Man -  Photographer-Tariq.H.S.

Kalash Man - Photographer-Tariq.H.S.

Asia: Kalasha People are an Aryan ethnic grouping in Hindukush mountians boarding Afghanistan-Pakistan. The Kalash inhabitants practice a polytheistic religion

Kalasha People are an ethnic cultural group in the Hindu Kush mountains bordering the Wakhan Corridor of NE Afghanistan

INNOCENCE OF KALASH

INNOCENCE OF KALASH

The culture of Kalash people is unique and differs completely from the various ethnic groups surrounding them. They are polytheists and nature plays a highly significant and spiritual role in their daily life. As part of their religious tradition, sacrifices are offered and festivals held to give thanks for the abundant resources of their three valleys. Kalasha Desh (the 3 Kalash valleys) is made up of 2 distinct cultural areas, the valleys of Rumbur and Brumbret forming one and Birir valley…

Kalash girl, Chitral, Pakistan - just look at those brilliant blue eyes

Kalash girl, Chitral, Pakistan - just look at those brilliant blue eyes

Laughing in the face of Travel Warnings and a threat from the Taliban, I head north into Pakistan’s Northwest Frontier Province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, to visit the indigenous Black Kalash Tri…

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Laughing in the face of Travel Warnings and a threat from the Taliban, I head north into Pakistan’s Northwest Frontier Province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, to visit the indigenous Black Kalash Tri…

A Kalash woman from Chitral - Source - http://www.travelblog.org/Photos/5171944