Orang Asli

Orang Asli is the malay term for "indigenous people".

Orang (=people) Asli (=original) is the term for the 18 tribes of indigineous people living in Peninsular Malaysia.
In 2010 the total population numbered at approximately 180,000 or about 0.6% of Malaysia's total population.



Orang Asli
Orang Alsi of the Batek tribe


Orang Asli village
Orang Asli village on the fringes of Taman Negara


More information:

Temiar Tribe

Orang Asli village near Taman Negara

Orang Asli (Wikipedia)

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