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In Kautokeino most of the Saami are reindeer herders.
The Saami group already shows concern lest the crowd turn in anger on the police should they come to take them (the strikers) away.
The number of Saami-speaking people is estimated at half of the Saami population.
The first section introduces the contemporary Kola Saami bilingual lexicography.
The purpose of this article is to provide an analysis of the orographic lexicon of the Kildin Saami language.
The art of classical music is as much a part of Saami as he is a part of it; his forefathers, along with the legendary Sufi poet and musician, Amir Khusrau, formalised the schools of Qawwali and Khayal in Delhi, India, in the 13th century.
These normally aren't seen by handloaders, but can be detected with electronic pressure equipment and SAAMI prefers to play it safe.
Production facilities and processes meet all SAAMI and Mil Specs and are run by highly trained ammunition technicians and quality control inspectors who hand-inspect each and every round prior to packaging.
Initial factory loads include a 55-grain Ballistic Tip that ranges in velocity from 3,500 fps (24-inch SAAMI test barrel) to 3,350 fps (18-inch AR-15 barrel) and a 77-grain HPBT Custom Competition bullet at 3,100 fps (24inch barrel) to 2,950 fps (18-inch barrel).
Reindeer herding and poetry may seem worlds apart, but they are skillfully woven together in the impressive film, Reindeer in My Saami Heart.
Ustad Fateh Ali Khan (Gawaliar), Ustad Naseeruddin Saami, Ustad Hamid Ali Khan, Ustad Rustam Fateh Ali Khan, Ashraf Sharif Khan, Ghulam Abbas (Karachi), Jaffar Hussain, Faheem Mazhar, Noor Zehra Kazim, Shahbaz Hussain, Javed Niazi and Babar Niazi, Munni Begum, Alia Rasheed, Beenish Pervaiz, Haider Rahman and Abdul Rauf performed on the last day.
It will be rounded off after day-long discussions among participants on Sunday evening with Qawwali by an eight-member ensemble-the Saami Brothers.