General Introduction

Roma Culture :An Introduction

Roma Culture

A contemporary picture of Romani communities in Eastern Europa

Roma Muslims in the Balkans

Specific features

The Roma Court

Roma groups

The Gábor in Transylvania / Romania

Servika Roma / Slovak Roma

Vlaxika Rom / Olaši



This area covers descriptions of the socio-cultural situation of individual Roma groups. The general question regarding group-forming factors and an overview of the various Roma groups their names, self-appellations, self-image, etc. is reserved for a future Factsheet 3.0. The sequence and selection of the various groups represented are random and arbitrary and hence have no underlying logical plan.