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Virtual V.V. Shishkin
Written by , Thursday, 27 Feb, 2014 – 20:53 | No Comment

On February 26th National museum of Tajikistan has hosted a“virtual” excursion devoted to live and art of famous Russian  painter Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin. The facebook page of the museum informed that  the original of one of the Shishkin’s works will be exhibited during the virtual excursion.

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Forum theatre is back to Tajikistan
Written by , Sunday, 23 Feb, 2014 – 16:58 | One Comment

I have already written about forum theatre (theatre of oppressed) training that took place in Dushanbe in 2013. And now in 2014 that initial initiative is getting its development.

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Dushanbe Ethno-Jazz Festival 2014
Written by , Monday, 17 Feb, 2014 – 6:36 | Comments Off

Dushanbe Ethno-Jazz Festival 2014 was announced in Tajikistan. The festival has become traditional for Dushanbe since 2009. The event possible thanks to Swiss cooperation office n Tajikistan, Bactria Cultural centre and Tajik national conservatory after T. Sattorov.

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Tajik music concert in Washington DC
Written by , Friday, 14 Feb, 2014 – 7:33 | Comments Off

Good news for those who are in Washington DC now. There will be a concert of Daler Nazarov devoted to  Navruz  celebration  on March 1st, 2014. The concert is hosted by George Washington University and organized by Tajik American Culture Association.

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“Girl Rising” in Dushanbe
Written by , Friday, 31 Jan, 2014 – 8:38 | No Comment

On 22nd  of January Javonon Cinema of Dushanbe has hosted  a  film screening Girl Rising by Richard E. Robbins. The film is telling about the importance of education for girls through telling personal stories of nine girls that were born poverty.

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Forum theatre against domestic violence
Written by , Thursday, 23 Jan, 2014 – 20:26 | No Comment

With a little delay I  post an article by Tajik journalist Nisso Azizova who talks about the event against domestic violence and the law adopted.

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Defenders of their poverty
Written by , Wednesday, 22 Jan, 2014 – 11:05 | No Comment

Tajik journalist Sergei Chutkov presents a story “Shamed by being workers?” from the series of “Defenders of their poverty” special for NewEurasia.net

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50 most stylish people are chosen in Dushanbe
Written by , Monday, 20 Jan, 2014 – 9:39 | No Comment

Story by Olga Zavyalova, NewEurasia’s blogger in Dushanbe

Annual Award Ceremony “Top 50: the most stylish people of Dushanbe” was held in Dushanbe on January, 17. The idea of holding this Ceremony belongs to one of the most popular radio stations – “Vatan”. General Manager of radio “Vatan”,  Vera Kulakova-Brannerud in her opening speech explained the main principles of winners selection: “Style – is a way of telling who you are, not saying a word.  To deserve a title of the most stylish person of the year, you have to stand out in your lifestyle, business style, dressing style, your own skills and behavior style”.

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New Year is still on in Tajikistan
Written by , Tuesday, 7 Jan, 2014 – 9:40 | One Comment

One year ago I have already written about the debates in Tajik Society around the New Year celebration in Tajikistan. Some members of the Party of Islamic Renaissancer (Namely Mr. Muhibullo Kurbon – chief additior of the party web-site) was officially against the celebration of the New Year as an alien tradition to Tajik traditional culture and the religion. Nevertheless we have celebrated New 2013 Year.

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Dafbazm from Pamirs
Written by , Friday, 27 Dec, 2013 – 9:00 | No Comment

I have already written about Pamiti music in my previous posts. In one of them I was talking ablut maddoh. This time I want to show you the video of “dafbazm”. Such compositions are played on selebration occasions, especially while welcoming guests.

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