Talish Ethnic
Talish Ethnic

Talish is one of the oldest ethnic in Iran. They are of Arian origin who have been settled in Iran from ancient period to contemporary time. Their language called "Taleshi" is one of the ancient sects of Iranian language. Today, Talishes are settled in province of Gilan and some parts of the province of Ardabil. Music is the main part of Talishi culture. The different types of music in this ethnic including; -Lullabies -Love Songs -Work Songs (Women Songs in Rice Fields) -Religious Music -Dance Music -Mourning Music -Music for Special Ceremonies and etc.