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Brahui
Indigenous Group Brahui (Also known as: Brahvi, Brohi, Brahuidi, Birahui, Brahuigi, Kur Galli)
Location Pakistan. South central, Quetta and Kalat Region, east Baluchistan and Sind provinces
Estimated Population 3,300,000 (retrieved 2006, Baloch2000 )
Environment Highland , Lowland
Lifestyle Semi-Nomadic / Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Animal Husbandry
Level of Assimilation Traditional / Fairly traditional.
Language Family Brahui
Classification: Dravidian, Northern.
Alternative Names: Brahuidi, Birahui, Brahuigi, Kur Galli
Dialects: Jharawan, Kalat, Sarawan. Kalat is the standard dialect, Jharawan is lowland.
Website URLs Ethnologue - Brahui a language of Pakistan
Balochistan Development Gateway.
Baloch2000.
The 1911 Edition Encyclopedia, Brahui
Geocities, The Land and People of Baluchistan
Wikipedia - Brahui
People Teams, The Brahui - Learn about their lives and culture.
BrinDin Press Dictionary, Brahui
Psych Central, Brahui language
NGOs NGO Directory for Balochistan.
Oxfam, projects in Pakistan (Northern, Western).
UNDP, Pakistan.

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