Documenting a religious minority: the Dari dialect of Kerman, Iran


Documenting a religious minority: the Dari dialect of Kerman, Iran

Language: Dari
Depositor: Saloumeh Gholami
Location: Iran
Deposit Id: 0299
ELDP Id: IPF0204
Level: Deposit

Group represented
Zoroastrians in Kerman

Language information
Dari (also known as Behdini, Gavri or Gavruni) is spoken by the religious minority of the Zoroastrians in the cities of Yazd and the surrounding areas, Kerman and Tehran. While the situation of the Zoroastrian-Yazdi dialect is comparatively better, the situation of the Kermani dialect, the focus of this project, is especially grave.

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Status

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Depositor

Saloumeh Gholami
Affiliation: Empirical Linguistics, Goethe University Frankfurt

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In this recording video we see that Mahindokht wants the guests to eat fruit. Salome also tests Schindler's word list with Mahindokht.

Recorded on: 2015-11-17




In this recording video we see Zoroastrian women who are preparing siru, a traditional Zoroastrian bread and other foods for the Ceremony Ashtad Izad.

Recorded on: 2015-11-17




In this recording video we see the women who are preparing siru, a traditional Zoroastrian bread and other foods for the Ceremony Ashtad Izad.

Recorded on: 2015-11-17




In this recording video we see the women who are preparing siru, a traditional Zoroastrian bread and other foods for the Ceremony Ashtad Izad.

Recorded on: 2015-11-17




In this video we see two ancient Towers of silence outside of Kerman.

Recorded on: 2015-11-17




In this video, we see a Gahanbar Ceremony.

Recorded on: 2015-11-17




In this video we see Tirgan ceremony, The festival of water.

Recorded on: 2015-11-17




In this film we see some old Zoroastrian houses in Kerman.

Recorded on: 2015-11-17