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National horse games festival
2 years ago

National horse games festival

There is no doubt that the horse plays a great role in Kirgiz tradition and daily life. Each activity in highlands has own connection with that animal, which …
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Kyrgyzstan: The blend of Asia, Russia and the West
2 years ago

Kyrgyzstan: The blend of Asia, Russia and the West

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For centuries the Kyrgyz nation was comprised of several separately living tribes leading a nomadic lifestyle in the Tien Shan mountain range. Rulership of the region often changed, but due …
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Hospitality
2 years ago

Hospitality

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Kyrgyz hospitality, the way they try to make you feel home is amazing to experience. Altough the lengths they are willing to go to comfort you in Bishkek and the …
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Symbolism in Kyrgyzstan
2 years ago

Symbolism in Kyrgyzstan

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By definition, symbols are objects, that represent an entity (amongst others). Something, that you immediately associate with what it stands for. If we want to talk about Kyrgyzstan’s we have …
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National holidays of Kyrgyzstan
2 years ago

National holidays of Kyrgyzstan

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A big part of a nation’s identity is determined by it’s national holidays. Or at least, what they stand for. In Kyrgyzstan it is mainly an opportunity for the whole …
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Patriotism in Kyrgyzstan
2 years ago

Patriotism in Kyrgyzstan

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Patriotism, or national pride represents an emotional attachment of people to their homeland. Based on my experiences, talks and many short interviews with the older and younger generations of all …
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Kyrgyz icons
2 years ago

Kyrgyz icons

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Every country has their national heroes, after whom avenues, cities and universities are named. Thousands of statues across the country, their faces on the banknotes, everybody adoring and treating them …
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Kyrgyz legends and fairytales
2 years ago

Kyrgyz legends and fairytales

The snowcapped peaks and deep green hills were ruling above the narrow valley in Tien-Shan mountains. It was getting darker and darker, the cold wind announced night… We …
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Symbolism of the rider and the horse
2 years ago

Symbolism of the rider and the horse

I was standing in front of the element, frozen in swirling surroundings. The air, the sky and the earth were moving quickly. I was focused only on two …
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Feel the dynamics of Bazaars
3 years ago

Feel the dynamics of Bazaars

In every village of city you can find markets in Kyrgyzstan. It’s the place where everyday hundreds of people get together. Sellers from Kyrgyzstan, or neighbor countries are trying to …
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