Sunday, July 22, 2012

Kalash culture threatened in Pakistan

The Kalash are a small tribe of polytheists in Pakistan.  They are descendants of Alexander the Great's army.  Muslims are now trying to convert the Kalash.

Here is a piece about the Kalash from Michael Palin's Himalayas series.  Skip to 31:00:

1 comment:

m4ff3w said...

That is very unfortunate. Thank you for the link to the Himalaya documentary.