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European Roma descended from Indian ‘untouchables’, genetic study shows – Telegraph

Roma gypsies in Britain and Europe are descended from “dalits” or low caste “untouchables” who migrated from the Indian sub-continent 1,400 years ago, a genetic study has suggested. Gypsies have long believed they have origins in India, citing common Sanskrit words in their languages and photographs of darker-skinned ancestors in …

An Incredible Castle Made From Paper

This is paper-craft at its best. Artist Wataru Itou created this alluring sculpture from heavy sheets of paper. The name of the piece in Japanese is Umo no Ue no Oshiro, and loosely translates to, “A Caste on the Ocean”. Source: tokyobling.wordpress.com  /  via: tokyobling.wordpress.com An Incredible Castle Made From Paper.