Stories of Turkey about an origin of Kurds
The plain of the Tiger, lake vicinity Van and mountains between Erzurum, Erzincan and Diyarbakir are occupied by the Kurds who were nomads, speaking on language of Indo-European group close to the farce. Their exact origin is not clear, but it is clear that they live here already in an extent of several 1000 anniversaries. Some founders of textbooks on stories of Turkey consider them as descendants of a tribe кардучи which delivered so many troubles to Xenophon, others are declined to that they have come here or with located at present to districts of Turkey of mountains of Hakkyari, or from Ridge Zagros mountains in the western Iran. Their ordinary nomadic culture with a stress on a pastushestvo and horse breeding was a source of the constant conflict to inhabitants of the cities and farmers, but at present the most part from them have passed to a settled way of life and have own houses in Turkey. Kurds never had own independent the countries that is partially explained by their ordinary association in clans and tribes which headed inheriting the title aha.
Percentage ratio of the Kurdish people of Turkey generally populations
At present there are four dialects of Kurdish language, on 2 of which — курманджи and заза — say in Turkey. Not including it Kurds are broken also by religion in Turkey as the part them is Sunnites, a part Shiites, and a part — followers of malekhanky geterodoksalny sects Yezidis and Al-i-Hakki. In Turkey Kurdish Shiites (алеви) live in the Area of Erzincan and Tundzheli while the South are to the east popular ордены dervishes Nakshibendi and Kadiri. The number of the Kurdish people quickly grows in Turkey, and consequently is precisely not clear, but, most likely, it comes nearer to 12 million from 70 million total number of the population of the country. It is a bigger conglomerate of Kurds in the Middle East as in the adjoining Iraq Kurds if make 23 % of the population, in the general difficulty total no more than 4 million people. Until recently the Turkish government disproved ethnic and linguistic identity of Kurds which in official promotion were called as forgotten the roots as "mountain Turks». Kurds have own ritual of wedding in Turkey which is quite good from tradionny in the country.
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