Among the region known as Kafiristan lies the town of Brir, considered one of the last remaining settlements of the Kalash — or “wearers of black." Its inhabitants consider themselves the direct descendants of Alexander the Great. The 3,500 souls are the last enclave of pagan tribespeople.
Mysterious white-skinned, blue-eyed Kalash people in Pakistan, thought to descend from ancient Russians living in the Pamirs mountains. Girl from Kalash, Pakistan, with facial tattoos. According to legend, the Kalash are the decedents of Alexander the Great's army. Present day Pakistan turned out to be the last frontier of Alexander's Army. Women of the Kalash have the most rights of any indigenous group/tribe else where in the world.