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Gujjars
28-MAY-2007

Gujjars

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Gujjars are hypothesized to be descended from the nomadic Khazar one of the Scythian-Aryan tribes that invaded the subcontinent in the 4th century. Their conquests largely amounted to the Gujarat, Punjab and Kashmir regions, where they settled and merged with the local Indo-Aryan population. Much of the population of present day Afghanistan, Pakistan and Northwestern India can claim its ancestry from these sun-worshipping tribes, which they share with the Rajputs and Jats among others.


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Stuart JR16-Sep-2007 14:14
Such vivid colors - superb capture :-)
Enny29-May-2007 10:30
excellent shot, great background, really wonderful.
sushislee28-May-2007 11:42
they are surprising men, they belong to a complex and rich cultur! nice shot!
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