World Cultures

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India [S - Z]

Sadhus of India (India)                                     (ethno-religious gp – present)

http://www.indiaprofile.com/lifestyle/sadhus.htm

http://utopia.knoware.nl/users/dolfhart/

http://www.kamat.com/kalranga/people/sadhu.htm

 

Saharia / Sor of India (India)                             (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code5/684.html

http://www.webindia123.com/madhya/people/tribes.htm

http://www.rajshiksha.net/lokjumbish/quality_of_education2.htm

 

Sahariyas of India (India)                                  (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.indyahills.com/raj/people/cl_rj_raj.html

http://www.rextours.com/sahariyas.asp

http://www.sambhavindia.org/area.htm

http://baran.nic.in/sahariya.htm

http://www.sambhavindia.org/

 

Saikalgars of India (India)                                  (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart5.htm

 

Sainis of India (India)                                         (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.haryana-online.com/People/sainis.htm

http://www.webindia123.com/punjab/people/people.htm

http://sukhbirsangha.com.tripod.com/punjab/id6.html

 

Saiyed of India (India)                                      (ethno-religious gp – present)

http://www.kutchinfo.com/kutdarshan/culture/communityofkutch.htm

 

Salis of India (India)                                          (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart3.htm

 

Saltangars of India (India)                                (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart3.htm

 

Samas / Sumras of India (India)                        (ethno-religious gp – present)

http://www.kutchinfo.com/kutdarshan/culture/communityofkutch.htm

http://www.tharparkar.sdnpk.org/hc.htm

 

Samma of India (India)                                        (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.kutchinfo.com/kutdarshan/culture/communityofkutch.htm

 

Sanghar of India (India)                                     (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.kutchinfo.com/kutdarshan/culture/communityofkutch.htm

 

Sansari Jangams of India (India)                       (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart1.htm

 

Sansis of India (India)                                      (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.languageinindia.com/dec2002/sansi.html        +LANGUAGE

http://www.hinduonnet.com/thehindu/br/2002/04/30/stories/2002043000100300.htm

http://www.culturenorthindia.com/rajasthan/rajasthan.htm

 

Santal / Khamti Shan of India (India)             (ethnic gp – present)

http://lucy.ukc.ac.uk/EthnoAtlas/Hmar/Cult_dir/Culture.7866

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code4/740.html

 

Santhals / Santals of India (India)                  (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.travelmasti.com/domestic/orissa/tribal.htm

http://www.tripurainfo.com/tribes/tribals_3.shtml

http://wesanthals.tripod.com/

http://wesanthals.tripod.com/santals/id45.html                    LANGUAGE

http://www.kamat.com/kalranga/people/santals/

http://members.xoom.virgilio.it/bguizzi/bangladesh/adibasi/santalang.htm

http://www.pimediaglobal.com/projects/poverty-research/santal.html

http://www.sanskriti-hazaribagh.com/tribe.htm

http://www.ambedkar.org/News/Santalrecognition.htm

http://www.sanskriti-hazaribagh.com/tribe.htm

http://www.indiaprofile.com/lifestyle/orissa-tribes.htm

http://www.keonjhar.net/aboutkeon/tribes.htm

http://www.vikasmaitri.org/adivasi.htm

http://jamshedpur.nic.in/tribal.htm

http://www.jharkhandwelfare.com/santhal.html

 

Saora of India (India)                                        (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.travelmasti.com/domestic/orissa/tribal.htm

http://www.indiaprofile.com/lifestyle/orissa-tribes.htm

http://www.indiantravelportal.com/meghalaya/tribes/

 

Satnami of India (India)                                     (ethno-sect gp – present)

http://korba.nic.in/kwTribes.htm

http://www.secretindia.com/history.asp

 

Sauria Paharia of India (India)                          (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.vikasmaitri.org/adivasi.htm

http://ignca.nic.in/cd_05019.htm

 

Savaras / Savar of India (India)                        (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.indiantravelportal.com/andhra-pradesh/tribes/

http://www.vikasmaitri.org/adivasi.htm

http://www.webindia123.com/andhra/People/People1.htm

http://khordha.nic.in/history.htm

 

Sentenelese / Sentineli of India (India – Andaman & Nicobar)  (ethnic gp – present)

http://andaman-nicobar.indiantravelportal.com/tribes/

http://www.indiaprofile.com/lifestyle/aborigines.htm

http://www.andaman.org/book/index.htm

http://www.andaman.org/book/chapter32/text32.htm       LANGUAGE

http://andaman.nic.in/C_charter/Dir_tw/pri_tri.htm

http://www.vedamsbooks.com/no22649.htm

 

Shaikh of India (India)                                       (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.kutchinfo.com/kutdarshan/culture/communityofkutch.htm

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart5.htm

 

Shenvis of India (India)                                     (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart1.htm

http://culture.konkani.com/Historical/15_Chitrapur_Saraswa.htm

http://www.mycgiserver.com/~gsbworld/org.html

 

Sherdukpens of India (India)                             (ethnic gp – present)

http://arunachalpradesh.nic.in/aptribes.htm

http://www.indiantravelportal.com/arunachal-pradesh/tribes/tribes-arunachal-pradesh.html

http://www.webindia123.com/arunachal/People/people2.htm

http://ignca.nic.in/craft251.htm

http://webonautics.com/ethnicindia/dances/folk_dances.html

http://www.discoverne.com/ap_main.html

 

Sherpa of India (India)                                     (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code5/1279.html

http://www.climberinfo.com/everest/sherpa.php3

http://sherpa.nepalresearch.org/background/sherpa_history.htm

 

Shin / Shina of India (India)                            (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code5/1279.html

 

Shinlung Jews / Bnei Menashe of India (India)  (ethno-religious gp – present)

http://www.mindspring.com/~jaypsand/dispersed.htm

http://www.bneimenashe.com/

http://www.raceandhistory.com/worldhotspots/indiajews.htm

http://www.sistahspace.com/jewish/lostclaims.html

http://www.bneimenashe.com/articles.html

http://adaniel.tripod.com/manipurjews.htm

 

Shompens of India (India – Andaman & Nicobar) (ethnic gp – present)

http://andaman-nicobar.indiantravelportal.com/tribes/

http://www.indiaprofile.com/lifestyle/aborigines.htm

http://andaman.nic.in/C_charter/Dir_tw/pri_tri.htm

http://www.geocities.com/gmcians/andaman.htm

 

Siddi Dhamal / Siddi of India (India)                (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.indiantravelportal.com/gujarat/tribes/siddi-dhamal.html

http://www.kutchinfo.com/kutdarshan/culture/communityofkutch.htm

http://www.indiainformation.com/communities/sidi.htm

 

Sikkimese Bhotia of India (India)                     (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code5/133.html

http://www.sikkiminfo.net/

 

Sindhi of India (India)                                        (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code1/758.html

http://www.kutchinfo.com/kutdarshan/culture/communityofkutch.htm

http://www.sindhiinfo.com/

 

Singphos of India (India)                                  (ethnic gp – present)

http://arunachalpradesh.nic.in/aptribes.htm

http://www.indiantravelportal.com/arunachal-pradesh/tribes/tribes-arunachal-pradesh.html

http://www.geocities.com/nicchg/changlang.html

http://www.arunachaltourism.com/people.htm

 

Siraiki of India (India)                                        (ethno-linguistic gp – present)

http://www.punjabilok.com/misc/literature/siraiki_language_and_%20Poetics.htm

 

Sodha Rajputs of India (India)                        (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.indiantravelportal.com/gujarat/tribes/sodha-rajputs.html

http://www.kutchinfo.com/kutdarshan/culture/communityofkutch.htm

http://www.tharparkar.sdnpk.org/hc.htm

 

Sonars of India (India)                                      (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart3.htm

http://www.geocities.com/lamberdar/_caste.html

 

Sondwari of India (India)                                  (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code5/1512.html

 

Soni of India (India)                                           (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.kutchinfo.com/kutdarshan/culture/communityofkutch.htm

 

Sonowal Kachari of India (India)                     (ethnic gp – present)

http://dibrugarh.nic.in/culture.htm

http://dhemaji.nic.in/history.htm

 

Southeast Gond / Koi / Koya of India (India)  (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code3/725.html

http://www.hydonline.com/cityscape/apstate/Festivals.htm

http://www.dovetours.com/tribal_tour_orissa.htm

http://www.indiantravelportal.com/orissa/tribes/

 

South Central Gond of India (India)              (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code5/629.html

http://emuseum.mnsu.edu/cultural/oldworld/middle_east/gond.html

 

Sulung of India (india)                                     (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.iitg.ernet.in/rcilts/sulung.htm

http://dolr.nic.in/hyperlink/NE-states/NE.html

 

Sumra of India (India)                                      (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.kutchinfo.com/kutdarshan/culture/communityofkutch.htm

 

Sutars of India (India)                                      (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.kutchinfo.com/kutdarshan/culture/communityofkutch.htm

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart5.htm

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart3.htm

 

Sved of India (India)                                        (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.kutchinfo.com/kutdarshan/culture/communityofkutch.htm

 

Syeds of India (India)                                      (ethno-religious gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart5.htm

 

Syrian Christians of Kerala in India (India)   (ethno-religious gp – present)

http://www.indiaprofile.com/lifestyle/syrianchristians.htm

http://www.hinduonnet.com/thehindu/2001/08/13/stories/0413404r.htm

http://www.indianchristianity.org/

http://www.malankarachurch.org/

http://www.geocities.com/jacobdirect/christians.htm

 

Tadvi Bhil of India (India)                                (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code2/1508.html

http://kcm.co.kr/bethany/remains/p_code2/1508-1.html

 

Tagins of India (India)                                      (ethnic gp – present)

http://arunachalpradesh.nic.in/aptribes.htm

http://www.discoverne.com/ap_main.html

http://ignca.nic.in/craft051.htm

http://www.iitg.ernet.in/rcilts/tagin.htm

http://arunachalpradesh.nic.in/dances.htm

http://www.arunachaltourism.com/people.htm

 

Tai Phake / Phakial of India (India)                 (ethnic gp – present)

http://dibrugarh.nic.in/culture.htm

http://dibrugarh.nic.in/namphakiyal__village.htm

http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/ling/tai/

http://www.iitg.ernet.in/rcilts/languages/phakial.htm  LANGUAGE

 

Takaras of India (India)                                    (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart5.htm

 

Takaris of India (India)                                     (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart4.htm

 

Tamachi of India (India)                                   (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.kutchinfo.com/kutdarshan/culture/communityofkutch.htm

 

Tamang of India (India)                                    (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.webindia123.com/sikkim/people/people3.htm

http://www.tamangghedung.org/socio_economy.html

 

Tambats of India (India)                                   (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart3.htm

 

Tambolis of India (India)                                  (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart5.htm

 

Tamil of India (India)                                         (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.geocities.com/Athens/5180/tamil.html

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/tamintro.htm

http://www.chelliah.freeserve.co.uk/

http://www.tamilnadu.net/

http://www.cs.utk.edu/~siddhart/tamilnadu/

http://members.tripod.com/~jap5/tamil.html

http://www.viswakarmaas.com/history.html

 

Tangkhul of India (India)                                  (ethnic gp – present)

http://themanipurpage.tripod.com/culture/peopleofmanipur.html

http://manipuronline.com/Profiles/tangkhuls.htm

http://www.iitg.ernet.in/rcilts/tangkhul.htm                          LANGUAGE

http://themanipurpage.tripod.com/history/tangkhul.html

 

Tangsas of India (India)                                     (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.indiantravelportal.com/arunachal-pradesh/tribes/tribes-arunachal-pradesh.html

http://www.iitg.ernet.in/rcilts/tangsa.htm

http://www.geocities.com/nicchg/changlang.html

http://www.arunachaltourism.com/fest.htm

 

Tarao of India (India)                                          (ethnic gp – present)

http://themanipurpage.tripod.com/culture/peopleofmanipur.html

http://www.vedamsbooks.com/no27449.htm

 

Targala-Bhavaya of India (India)                    (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.indiainformation.com/communities/targala.htm

 

Teli of India (India)                                            (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.sanskriti-hazaribagh.com/tribe.htm

 

Telis of India (India)                                          (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart3.htm

http://members.tripod.com/~INDIA_RESOURCE/social.htm

http://www.abbeyclock.com/cecil/33.html

 

Telugu Jews of India (India)                            (ethno-religious gp – present)

http://www.mindspring.com/~jaypsand/dispersed.htm

http://www.ubalt.edu/kulanu/telugu_jews.html

http://www.richsob.com/parfittvisit.html

 

Telugu of India (India)                                      (ethno-linguistic gp – present)

http://www2.engr.mun.ca/~adluri/telugu/language/usage/grierson/index.html  LANGUAGE

http://www2.engr.mun.ca/~adluri/telugu/main_index.html   LANGUAGE

http://www.sirigina.com/learn/                                                  LANGUAGE

http://www.teluguworld.org/Telugu/telugu_history.html    LANGUAGE

http://www.worldtelugu.org/

http://www.andhratoday.com/ltelugu/default.htm                 LANGUAGE

http://www.telugupeople.com/

http://www.vepachedu.org/Telugus.htm

 

Thadou of India (India)                                    (ethnic gp – present)

http://themanipurpage.tripod.com/culture/peopleofmanipur.html

http://www.vedamsbooks.com/no12815.htm

http://karbianglong.nic.in/museum.htm

 

Thakur / Thakars of India (India)                    (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart5.htm

http://www.saxakali.com/southasia/tribal2.htm

 

The Great Andamanese of India (India – Andaman & Nicobar) (ethnic gp – present)

http://andaman-nicobar.indiantravelportal.com/tribes/

http://www.indiaprofile.com/lifestyle/aborigines.htm

http://www.andaman.org/book/index.htm

http://www.andaman.org/book/chapter32/text32.htm          LANGUAGE

http://andaman.nic.in/C_charter/Dir_tw/pri_tri.htm

http://www.vedamsbooks.com/no30963.htm

 

Tibetans in India [China] (India)                      (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.nkf-mt.org.uk/volunteer.India.htm

http://journalism.berkeley.edu/projects/greaterchina/story-tibetans.html

http://www.tibetanculture.org/culture_traditions/exile/india.htm

 

Tipera of India (India)                                        (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code2/724.html

http://kcm.co.kr/bethany/remains/p_code2/724-1.html

 

Tirgars of India (India)                                     (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart5.htm

 

Tirguls of India (India)                                     (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart1.htm

 

Tirmalis of India (India)                                    (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart5.htm

 

Tiwas of India (India)                                       (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.indiantravelportal.com/assam/tribes/tiwa.html

http://www.thebharat.com/states/assam/html/culture/

 

Todas of India (India)                                       (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.indiaprofile.com/lifestyle/todas.htm

http://www.indiantravelportal.com/tamil-nadu/tribes/todas.html

http://www.kamat.com/kalranga/people/toda.htm

http://theosophy.org/tlodocs/hpb/Todas.htm

http://emuseum.mnsu.edu/cultural/oldworld/middle_east/toda.html

http://www.blavatsky.net/blavatsky/arts/Todas.htm

 

Tripuri of India (India)                                      (ethnic gp – present)

http://tripura.nic.in/culm2.htm

http://www.thebharat.com/states/tripura/html/art%20%20culture/html/culture/

http://www.indiaprofile.com/lifestyle/tripuris.htm

http://www.destinationne.com/tripura_cultural_heritage_nutshell.html

http://www.geocities.com/CapitolHill/Congress/3519/

http://www.indyahills.com/tripura/

 

Tulu of India (India)                                          (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code5/1516.html

http://www.webindia123.com/kerala/people/people2.htm

 

Turis of India (India)                                          (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.sanskriti-hazaribagh.com/tribe.htm

 

Ulladan of India (India)                                      (ethnic gp – present)

http://idukki.nic.in/culture.htm

http://www.idukki.com/php/user/displayLevel1.php3?link_id=98&parent_link=79

http://www.keralahotels.com/hillstation.htm

 

Urdu of India (India)                                          (ethnic gp – present)

http://theory.tifr.res.in/bombay/history/people/language/urdu.html  LANGUAGE

http://www.ukindia.com/zurdu1.htm                                        LANGUAGE

http://www.cs.wisc.edu/~navin/india/urdu.dictionary         LANGUAGE

http://rajiv.com/india/info/urdudic2.asp                                  LANGUAGE

 

Usipi of India (India)                                          (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code5/1282.html

http://www.ocf.berkeley.edu/~samkong/mission/people.php?people=usipi

 

Vadars of India (India)                                       (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart3.htm

 

Vadi of India (India)                                           (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.indiainformation.com/communities/vadi.htm

 

Vaghari of India (India)                                     (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.indiainformation.com/communities/vaghari.htm

 

Vaidus of India (India)                                       (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart5.htm

http://www.indianngos.com/aerf/main.html

 

Vaiphei of India (India)                                       (ethnic gp – present)

http://themanipurpage.tripod.com/culture/peopleofmanipur.html

http://www.manipuronline.com/Profiles/baites3.htm

 

Van Gujars of India (India)                                 (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.garhwalhimalayas.com/feel_garhwal/people/types.html

http://www.sophiaddn.org/sophia1.html

http://www.ambedkar.org/News/Battling_caste_and.htm

 

Vanjaris of India (India)                                    (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart4.htm

 

Vankar of India (India)                                      (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.indiainformation.com/communities/vankar.htm

 

Vanzara of India (India)                                     (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.indiainformation.com/communities/vanzara.htm

 

Varli of India (India)                                           (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.unveilindia.com/States/ASP_Dadra.asp

 

Vasava of India (India)                                      (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code2/609.html

 

Vasudevs of India (India)                                  (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart4.htm

 

Velips of India (India)                                        (ethnic gp – present)

http://goa.indiantravelportal.com/tribes/

http://www.goa-travel-tourism.com/tribes-of-goa/

 

Vidurs of India (India)                                        (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart1.htm

 

Wadas of India (India)                                     (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.kutchinfo.com/kutdarshan/culture/communityofkutch.htm

 

Wagdi of India (India)                                      (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code3/761.html

http://kcm.co.kr/bethany/remains/p_code3/761-1.html

 

Wanchos / Vonchos of India (India)              (ethnic gp – present)

http://arunachalpradesh.nic.in/aptribes.htm

http://www.indiantravelportal.com/arunachal-pradesh/tribes/tribes-arunachal-pradesh.html

http://arunachalpradesh.nic.in/art-craft.htm

 

Wankars of India (India)                                  (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.kutchinfo.com/kutdarshan/culture/communityofkutch.htm

 

War of India (India)                                          (ethnic gp – present)

http://www-personal.umich.edu/~rburling/NEIndia-Article10.html

http://www.indiantravelportal.com/meghalaya/tribes/

 

Warlis of India (India)                                      (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.indiantravelportal.com/gujarat/tribes/dangi.html

http://www.indiantravelportal.com/maharashtra/tribes/

http://www.abroadviewmagazine.com/spring_03/def_land.html

http://ignca.nic.in/cd_07013.htm

http://www.webindia123.com/maharashtra/people/people.htm

 

Warraks of India (India)                                   (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.pkachare.org/gazette/people/castpart5.htm

 

Wogri Boli of India (India)                               (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code3/761.html

 

Yanadi / Yenadis of India (India)                     (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code2/1489.html

http://www.indiantravelportal.com/andhra-pradesh/tribes/

http://kcm.co.kr/bethany/remains/p_code2/1489-1.html

 

Yerukala of India (India)                                    (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code1/644.html

http://www.indiantravelportal.com/andhra-pradesh/tribes/

 

Yimchungers of India (India)                            (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.indiaprofile.com/lifestyle/yimchungers.htm

 

Yobin / Lisus of India (India)                           (ethnic gp – present)

http://arunachalpradesh.nic.in/aptribes.htm

 

Zangskari of India (India)                                 (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.ladakh-himalaya.com/english/travel/package.htm

 

Zeliangrong of India (India)                            (ethnic gp – present)

http://themanipurpage.tripod.com/culture/peopleofmanipur.html

http://manipuronline.tripod.com/august10ne.htm

http://origin.nagarealm.com/homepage/zel.htm

 

Zeme Nagas of India (India)                             (ethnic gp – present)

http://nchills.nic.in/NCHILLS-zemes.htm

http://assamgovt.nic.in/propeo.htm

http://jidung.tripod.com/hist.html

 

Zou of India (India)                                            (ethnic gp – present)

http://themanipurpage.tripod.com/culture/peopleofmanipur.html

 

Zos / Chins of India (India)                               (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.manipuronline.com/Manipur/November2002/zos15_1.htm