Myanmar

Myanmar

Chin Myanmar |

Chin

Profile The Chin are of Sino-Tibetan origin and inhabit a mountain chain which roughly covers western Burma through to Mizoram…

Kachin Myanmar |

Kachin

Profile The Kachin encompass a number of ethnic groups speaking almost a dozen distinct languages belonging to the Tibeto-Burman linguistic…

Karen Myanmar |

Karen

Profile The term ‘Karen’ actually refers to a number of ethnic groups with Tibetan-Central Asian origins who speak 12 related…

Karenni - OLD Myanmar |

Karenni

Profile Like many ethnic classifications in Burma, ‘Karenni’ is a collective term constructed during the colonial era that does not…

Mon Myanmar |

Mon

Profile While some Mon groups contend that there are between 4 million and 8 million in Burma, other estimates are…

Myanmar Shan |

Shan

Profile Most ethnic Shan live in Shan State, though there are also pockets in other parts of Burma such as…