Romani history

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From India to Europe

According to the findings of linguistics, cultural anthropology, science of history and, in more recent years, population genetics, the Indian origin of Roma is considered a fact. How their ancestors came from India to Europe, and when this migration took place, its reasons and who exactly these people were is, however, open to assumptions. For want of direct evidence, the pre-European history of the Roma is a matter of reconstruction.

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