Turkmen Ethnic
Turkmen Ethnic

Turkmen is one of the Iranian ethnic. The other parts of them live in Turkmenistan. They are not of Arian origin but they have been settled in Iran from centuries a go to contemporary time. Their language called "Turkmeni" and it is an ancient language. Today, Turkmens are settled in province of Golestan and some parts of province of Mazandaran. Music is the main part of Turkmen culture. The different types of music in this ethnic including; -Lullabies -Love Songs -Work Songs -Religious Music -Epic Music -Mourning Music -Music for Special Ceremonies (Porkhani, a kind of exorcism ceremony) -Narration of Musical stories and etc.