Surkhi Parsa District

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Surkhi Parsa District is a district of Parwan Province, Afghanistan. The population of Surkhi Prasa district is completely Hazara People, but it consists of both Shia and Sunni Muslims. There are three main tribes, namely: Surkh, Parsa and Turghmoni. The Surkh and Parsa tribes are mostly Sunni Muslims as opposed to the majority of Hazara people, while the Turkman tribe - also called Torghmoni - are entirely Shia Mulims. The Turkman tribes live in the Turkman Vally - also called Dare Turghmo and consists of around 100.000 people.