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Narts Dance Ensemble

The Narts Dance Ensemble (NDE) is a Circassian, Adygha dance troupe located in Wayne, New Jersey sponsored by The Circassian Benevolent Association. It is the only performing Circassian dance ensemble located in the United States. Also known as the Cherkes, the ensemble consists of 150+ kids from ages about 5-28 years old! Our goal is to demonstrate the arts and traditions of our homeland and flourish Adigha culture through dance and music.


Amin Samkough Sunday School

The Amin Samkough Sunday School is a non-profit religious and cultural school run every Sunday. Students will learn about the ideals of Islam as well as Circassian History and Language.


Executive Board

Hakan Cinaz


Manaf Stas

Vice President

Danyal Bachok

Board Member

Linda Barsik

Board Member

Dana Wojokh

Board Member

Amjad Mohammad

Board Member

Berrin Altan

Board Member

Murad Quandour

Board Member

Zarema Hilmi

Board Member

Hamid Shublak

Board Member

Council Members

Zack Barsik


Ahmad Kazan

Vice Chairman

Abdin Karden

Council Member

Marj Samkough

Council Member

Suha Kurmanov

Council Member

Nawras Said

Council Member

Rosa Janbourah

Council Member

Tamer Mamkej

Council Member

Audit Members

Moaied Betamour

Audit Member

Jan Bachok

Audit Member

Amir Issa

Audit Member

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