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June 7, 2009

Siddi



The SiddiSiddhi, or Sheedi (Urdu: شیدی; Hindi: सिद्दी or शीदि; Gujarati: સિદ્દી) are an Indian and Pakistani ethnic group of Black African descent. The Siddi population is currently estimated to be 20,000-55,000, with Gujarat state of India being the main population center. Siddis are mainly Sufi Muslims, although some are Hindus and some Roman Catholic Christians.



2 comments:

RainaHavock said...

Wow I didn't know that.

Moorish Brooklyn Intelligence 360* said...

Lol, damn we are the original of everything huh?

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