The Tajiks (25 percent) live primarily in the northeast, the northwest, and the urban centers. The Hazaras (19 percent) are found in the center, Kabul, and Mazar-e Sharif. The Uzbeks (6 percent) occupy the north. The remaining 12 percent of the population is made up of Aymaks (Sunni Persian-speaking groups in the northwest), Turkmens (along the border with Turkmenistan), Baluchis (in the southwest), and Nuristanis and Pashays (northeast of
Despite the careless mood that modern Japanese have towards the existence of Ainu community, the Ainu activists not only are striving for the removal of discrimination and improvement of living standards but are also rejecting douwa (assimilation) “in favor of a distinct identity as indigenous people and the revitalization of Ainu culture and language” (Siddle, 2011) Ainu ancestors have been residing in Hokkaido ever since the full-scale colonization in 1869 and their descendants can be found in homeland Hokkaido as well as in Kanto plain and other major urban centers. The hunting and fishing territories that encompassed their traditional ways of life were eradicated and transformed to agricultural lands by the large-scale immigrants. Ainu
A Brief History of the Utes The Ute people are the oldest residents of Colorado. They also inhabited vast areas of Utah,Wyoming, Eastern Nevada, Northern New Mexico and Arizona. According to tribe records handed down to each generation, the Utes have lived where they do since the beginning of time. The ancestors of the Utes were the Uto-Aztecs. The Utes speak shoshonean, which is a dialect of the Uto-Aztecan language.
Baghdad is the Capital of Iraq, and where much of the war with the United States took place. Also, Babylon, many are familiar with as well, it is an Ancient city that was once a kingdom during the Mesopotamia era. There are many structures that are honored in Iraq as well that include a number of Mosque. Some dating back as far as the year 635, such as the Imam Ali Mosque located in Basra. Because of past wars, Iraq is now less capable of being a threat to other states.
According to them, the Indus Civilization represents the earliest manifestation of urban development in the plains of the Indus Valley and its extension along the Arabian Sea-coast. The four principal settlements so far excavated provide the material to reconstruct the cultural content of the civilization. Two lies in Pakistan: Harappa, usually identified with Hariyupiya of the Rig-Veda, is situated on an old bed (sukbrawa) of the river Ravi in Sahiwal District of Punjab, and Mohenjo-daro4 (literally ‘mound of the dead’) is on the right bank of the Indus river in Larkana District of Sind. The other two sites are in western India; Lothal is situated on the Sabarmati river at the head of the Gulf of Cambay on the west coast of India, and Kalibangan (literally ‘black bangles’) lies some 310 km north-west of Delhi along the left bank of the now-dry Ghaggar (old Sarasvati) river in northern Rajasthan. Naqvi (1993) has studied the Indus Valley Civilization-cradle of democracy.
It was believed that these foreign languages were ‘mixed’ and may not be real or genuine, however, Muslims welcomed foreign languages and followed them for some reasons. Consequently, Urdu was born in the Indian sub-continent. Historically, when a language with a lot of foreign words try
Introduction: The Ogoni traditional Indigenous people is found in the South- South (Niger Delta) of Nigeria they have lived for more than 500 years in the Niger Delta according to Linguistic and Archaeological findings (Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization , 2008) The Ogoni traditional Indigenous people is one of the most powerful traditional ethnic minority group of Nigeria they have an organized social system under which their society operates on traditional customs and practices related to their culture. The problems of the Ogoni Indigenous people started when the British Colonial masters came and divided Nigeria into three main ethnic groups: Hausa- Fulani, Yoruba and Igbo which triggered a willful neglect of other smaller
The cities were notably famous for their brick buildings, roadside drainage facility and multi-floored residences. The mature phase of Indus Valley civilization was termed as Harappan Civilization, as the first city to be discovered was located at Harappa. As said by Gordon Childe, it was symbol of revolution that initiated a progressive change in the economic structure and social organization. After
Watch flower-filled gardens and modern high-rises on foot from east to west or enjoy a ride on a traditional wooden dhow to experience the changing views of the scenic skyline, parks and fountains. Qasr al Hosn Qasr al Hosn is the significant place of birth of Abu Dhabi, and it is first permanent structure of the emirate, which was house to the family of Al Nahyan who are rulers of UAE. The history and story of Abu Dhabi we can see in the exhibition in the Qar Al Hosn it is permanent and free-to-enter its people through the oldest building of city. http://www.abudhabi.com/v/attractions/ http://www.uaeinteract.com/news/article_pics/uae-53862.jpg Conclusion Abu Dhabi is the largest of the seven emirates that comprise the United Arab Emirates and was also the largest of the former Trucial States. Abu Dhabi is also a city of the same name within the Emirate that is the capital of the country References http://www.adfd.ae/aboutad/default.aspx http://www.abudhabicityinfo.com/ http://www.lonelyplanet.com/united-arab-emirates/abu-dhabi/history#ixzz3sKt1yaX7 http://visitabudhabi.ae/en/explore/culture.and.heritage.aspx