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Interior of the cottages, rabari from Sindh, Pakistan (Iconographic document)


Demski, Dagnosław

Place of publishing:

Badin region ; Badin District ; Sindh ; Pakistan

Date issued/created:



Photography (scan from a slide). The photo shows the inside of cottages belonging to the shepherds rabari. On the couch are lying colorful embroidered cloth, the product of women. Below are standing old suitcases, boxes, old radio and cans. Rabari from the southern part of the Sindh live in the area from Badina to the Nagar Parkar area. They have common roots with the rabari shepherds living in the District of Kutch. They were separated after the establishment of the border between India and Pakistan. Other Hindus are living among the followers of Islam

Subject and Keywords:

ethnography ; social culture ; social life ; material culture ; interior of house ; rabari of the Sindh ; Pakistan

Resource Type:





part 1, box 11, 0067


Rights Reserved - Free Access

Terms of use:

Copyright-protected material. May be used within the limits of statutory user freedoms

Digitizing institution:

Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Original in:

Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Projects co-financed by:

Programme Innovative Economy, 2010-2014, Priority Axis 2. R&D infrastructure ; European Union. European Regional Development Fund



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