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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
Azeri Language
Language of Azari and Arrani Peoples and Pan-Turkism
Azerbaijani Dance I | Azerbaijani 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
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
Sheikhism (Unrecognized)
Sufi (Unrecognized)
Sufism in Iran (BBC)
Taleshis
Talysh (BBC)
Talysh Language
The Turkmen of Iran (Britannica) | Assessment
The Turkman of IranIranian American Youth celebrating the Festival of Mehregan - Costas Mesa (October 14, 2007)
Turkman Sahra
Turkman Images
Turkman Wedding in Iran
Yazidis (Unrecognized)
Zoroastrians
Zoroastrian Archives: Avesta
Ancient Iranian Religions
Active Separatist Movements

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

Refugees and MigrantsHalf Persians (September 9, 2006)
2012 UNHCR country operations profile
Afghan Household and Workes in Iran: Profile and Impacts (ILO)
Afghans in Iran (Gallery)
African Diaspora in 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
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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