The Ethnic People in Bangladesh
Ethnic is one kind of tribe or community of people. They are different from us. Their religion is also different from ours. They are very important part of the culture of our country. Their culture is different from modern western culture and therefore interesting for the people of western countries. Their clothes, jewellery, cooking and eating habit is different from ours. The majority of those people live in Chittagong Hill tracts. Some of them live some regions of Mymensing, Rajshahi, Bhola and Sylhet.They live in the forest areas, in the hills and in rural areas. They practise Jhum cultivation. By religion they are Hindus, Christians or Bhuddists. They speak their own mother tongue along with the affected/unnatural pronunciation. They have some common characteristic. They have their own lifestyles. They build their houses on bamboo or wooden platforms. Rice is their staple food. Men wear lungi and women wear thamis or sarongs and angis.Hunting and fishing are their favourite pastimes.They are fond of songs,music,dances,theatre and fair.