The conference ended with a recommendation to the Government of India to recognize the Roma community spread across 30 countries as a part of the Indian diaspora.The total number of Romani people is at least twice as large (several times as large according to high estimates).
These seemingly contradictory behaviors (especially in relation to other conservative cultures who expect both chastity AND modest clothing for girls) are rooted in their history and patriarchal traditions.
It is now thought that the Roma people migrated to Europe from India about 1,500 years ago.
Often, many groups are lumped together into the classification of "Gypsy." The Romani people can include ethnic groups who are spread out all over the world, according to Open Society Foundations.
If you want something emblematic, I’d suggest a horseshoe or wagon wheel, or even a guitar.
Reply I have been diligently digging into my family’s history for years.
Men are considered to be the head of the family, with the oldest man in the household being deferred to first.