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Profile
Iran: Ethnic and Religious Minorities (CRS)
Iran's Ethnic Groups (CFR)
Anthropology and Genealogy of Iranian Peoples (CAIS)
Background Note: Iran (USDOS)
Ethnic And Religious Groups in the Islamic Republic of Iran (UN OHCHR)
Iran's Diverse Peoples (Reference Sourcebook)
Ethnic cultures (CNRS)
People of Iran - Map (CIA/UT Scan)
Ethnoreligious Distribution (CIA/UT Scan)

The Origins
Aryans
The Origin of the Pre-Imperial Iranian Peoples
Airyanem Vaejah

Ethno-Religious Mix
Afshars
Afshar Language
Armenians in Iran (ca. 1500-1994)
Armenians of modern Iran
Armenian Iranians news portal
Armenians in Iran (ca. 1500-1994)
Iranian Armenians
Iranian Armenians (BBC Persian)
The Assyrians
History of the AssyriansArmeniaian Girls - Mehregan October 2, 2005, Costa Mesa
Azarbaijanis | Assessment
Azari Language
Language of Azari and Arrani Peoples and Pan-Turkism
Azarbaijani Dance I | Azarbaijani Dance II
Babi (Unrecognized)
Bahá'í­ (Unrecognized) | Assessment
Bakhtiari | Assessment
The Bakhtiari Tribe
Bakhtiarias nomads in Iran
Bakhtiari Music (Video)
Grass: 1925 documentary about the bakhtiari tribe
The People and the Land of Baluchistan
Baluchi MusicLuri Women - Mehregan October 13, 2007, Costa MesaGilaki Women - Mehregan October 13, 2007, Costa Mesa
Baloch Nationalism: Its origin and development
Assessment for Baluchis in Iran
Brahui
Brahui Language
Buddhism
Christians | Assessment
Georgians
The Gilaki of Iran
Gilaki Folk Music
Ghulat
Gypsies
The Zargari language (genuine Gypsy language)
Tehran Gypsies
Islamic Resources
IsmailiTraditional Persian Music featuring Parissa and the Dastan Ensemble - LA (September 30, 2006)
A Brief History of Jews in ancient Iran
History of Jews in Persia/Iran
Persian Jews (Gallery)
Judeo-Persian Communities of Iran (Iranica)
CIJOH
CIJOH A Decade Later
Light and Shadows Exhibition
Iran Jewish
Iranian Jews (Video)
Jews Undercover (Video)Kurds - Mehregan October 13, 2007, Costa Mesa
Komachi
Khuszestan Geography & History
Khuzestani Arabs
Khouzestan Governorate
Kurdish Culture in Iran | Assessment
Encyclopaedia of Kurdistan
Kurdish Institute
Kurdish Culture in Iran
Bruske (Kurdish)
The Kurds in Iran
Kurd Online
Chronology for Kurds in Iran
Kurdish Sites
Luri people of IranIranian-Americans celebrating Nowruz in Westwood (March 20, 2005)
Ancient Luristan
Luri Dialect (Northern)
Luri Dialect (Southern)
Luri Music | II
Mamasani Luri
Mandai (Unrecognized)
The Mandaeans of Iran
Mazanderani
Nomads of Iran
Nomads of Iran (Video)
Voice of Nomads (Video)
Persians
Qashqai
Qashqai of IranIranian women holding Shokoufeh (blossom) & Celebrating the Festival of Nowruz - Westwood (March 26, 2006)
Qashqai Nomads
Qashqai Rugs
Qashqai Life I (Video) | Qashqai Life II
Shahsevan | Video
Shahsavan in the Grip of Development
Shi'ism
Sheikhism (Unrecognized)
Sufi (Unrecognized)
Sufism in Iran (BBC)
Taleshis
Talysh (BBC)
Talysh Language
The Turkmen of Iran (Britannica) | Assessment
The Turkmen of IranIranian American Youth celebrating the Festival of Mehregan - Costas Mesa (October 14, 2007)
Turkmen Sahra
Turkmen Images
Turkmen Wedding in Iran
Yarsanism (Unrecognized)
Yazidis (Unrecognized)
Zoroastrians
Zoroastrian Archives: Avesta
Ancient Iranian Religions
Active Separatist Movements

Articles
Cultural Anthropology in Iran
Iranian Nomads Constitute Cultural Treasure: Anthropologist (CHN)

Half Persians (September 9, 2006)

Refugees and Migrants
2012 UNHCR country operations profile
Afghan Household and Workes in Iran: Profile and Impacts (ILO)
Afghans in Iran (Gallery)
African Diaspora in Iran
Afro-Iran
Afro Iranian Lives (Documentary)
Afro Iranians (Video)
Iraqi refugees in Iran
International Consortium for Refugees in Iran

Iranian Diaspora
Iran: A Vast Diaspora Abroad and Millions of Refugees at Home
Iranian Americans
High Council of Iranians AbroadIranian Americans celebrating Norowz at LA City Hall (March 16, 2007)
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Rights
Iran: Religious and Ethnic Minorities (HRW)
Iran: Ethnic Minorities (Amnesty International)
Minority Group Assessments


Gallery
Iranian Traditional Costume

Video
Rick Steves' Iran DocumentaryZoroastrian Kids - Van Nuys, Sizdah Bedar - celebrations - March 30, 2008
Rageh inside Iran (BBC)
Iran's Hedonistic Youth
Taste Of Iran (BBC)
Iran: Journey to the End of the Earth Documentary
People of the flame | Documentary Video
A Doorway to Persia
Understanding Iran and the Iranian People
Sound The Trumpets, Beat The Drums (1969)
Iran (1971): A Documentray by Claude Lelouch

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