Almost everyone know about the Amish. Even though the majority of Amish live in the U.S. they seem very foreign. Take a look at these 21 facts about the Amish that you really should know by now.
The Amish are very limited in their use of technology, the most conservative sects almost entirely shun electricity. The reason for this unusual lifestyle is a philosophical and religious belief called “Gelassenheit”, which translates closely to “letting-be” – The belief that the earth should be left as close to as how God created it.