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Forum theatre against domestic violence
Written by on Thursday, 23 January 2014
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Forum theatre against domestic violence

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.

Defenders of their poverty
Written by on Wednesday, 22 January 2014
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Defenders of their poverty

A big investigation from Sergei Chutkov, journalist based in Dusahnbe, about a phenomenon of singer Tolibjon Kurbanhanov singer and self-identification of people of Tajikistan

50 most stylish people are chosen in Dushanbe
Written by on Monday, 20 January 2014
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50 most stylish people are chosen 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”.

Lezghinka – dance of a lifetime
Written by on Friday, 17 January 2014
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Lezghinka – dance of a lifetime

III International Festival of Lezghinka called “Lezghinka – dance of a lifetime” was held on January 12 at the National Russian Drama Theater named after Ch. Aitmatov

Chingiz Aitmatov’s works will be included in “Library of Eurasia Classicists”
Written by on Sunday, 12 January 2014
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Chingiz Aitmatov’s works will be included in “Library of Eurasia Classicists”

Works of the Kyrgyz writer Chingiz Aitmatov will be included in a large-scale almanac under the Russian cultural-humanitarian “Library of Eurasia Classicists” Project

University in Bishkek released an anthology on the famous Kyrgyz epic trilogy
Written by on Thursday, 9 January 2014
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University in Bishkek released an anthology on the famous Kyrgyz epic trilogy

Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University (KRSU) named after B. N. Yeltsin in Bishkek released a two-volume chrestomathy for Russian speaking educational institutions called “Kyrgyz Heroic Epic “Manas”, “Semetey” and “Seytek”

New Year is still on in Tajikistan
Written by on Tuesday, 7 January 2014
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New Year is still on in Tajikistan

Loki follows the developments with the New Year celebration debates in Tajik society

Antonioni in Uzbekistan
Written by on Monday, 6 January 2014
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Antonioni in Uzbekistan

In 1976 Michelangelo Antonioni was going to take off his new movie in Uzbekistan. Antonioni personally visited Uzbekistan, choosing locations for filming. The film was to be called “The Parable of the kite.”

Ethnographic portraits. Photoproject “People with complex pedigree”
Written by on Friday, 3 January 2014
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Ethnographic portraits. Photoproject “People with complex pedigree”

Kyrgyzstan is little country, beside this fact there is a lot of diversity if nationalities and cultures among population of 5 millions people.
We invited people with 2-5 different nationalities. Enjoy.
Photographer: Reyhan Turdieva

Shyrdak is my poetry
Written by on Tuesday, 31 December 2013
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Shyrdak is my poetry

Calendar “Shyrdak is my poetry” was released in Kyrgyzstan. It includes photographs of beautiful ornaments of famous Kyrgyz felt carpets