At all times the favorite activity for South-Kazakhstan schoolchildren was not collecting a scrap metal or a paper, but looking for a treasure. The cultural... read more...

In epics, legends, epics of Kazakhs, Russians and other peoples of Kazakhstan there are heroes, personifying the image of the army. All of them are different,... read more...

One can hear any chills from experienced climbers! The Black Climber, the Mountain Maid and other mysterious characters become alive during night time near a... read more...

Аncient monuments

Total articles: 15

Keeping For Next Generations.....

Eight Kazakh historical and cultural monuments obtained a status of World Heritage Sites at once by the results of the 38th session of the...
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To Where Hope, Faith and Desti...

The underground mosque Beket-Ata is a holy place, which significance is in line with the burial places of Muhammed and Khoja Ahmed Yasawi....
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Do not get lost in the desert,...

Kazakhstan is a big country, everything is here: steppes, mountains, yurts, skyscrapers,camels,girls on "Hummers" and even purely marine...
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Is "Red Bridge" a co...

This is one of the oldest and busiest routes on the territory of Kazakhstan and it is almost coincide with the modern highway from Shymkent...
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Myths & legends

Total articles: 8

Folk Heroes as the Peacemakers

In epics, legends, epics of Kazakhs, Russians and other peoples of Kazakhstan there are heroes, personifying the image of the army. All of...
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Awesome Legends of the Tien-Sh...

One can hear any chills from experienced climbers! The Black Climber, the Mountain Maid and other mysterious characters become alive during...
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Philosopher of nomadic people

History of the Kazakh ethnic group is unique because ideologist of its formation was a man, who Shokan Valihanov called a "philosopher of...
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Toreodor from Tamgaly

You can not communicate with Tamgaly being in a crowd or together with a crowd; you have to do it tête-à-tête, only so you can hold a...
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Archeology

Total articles: 4

Wealth of medieval Talgar

Kazakh archeologists tried to strain Almaty age up to millennium (by conviction, not by common sense), but Talgar, a satellite town of the...
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Is Koskuduk the oldest settlem...

Koskuduk, on Mangyshlak, is undoubtedly one of the most interesting discoveries of domestic archeology in the recent decades. Actually, in...
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Saka Tutankhamun from Issyk mo...

Abundance of burial mounds, which seem to be as rivets of the time, piercing our steppes here and there, defies explanation. Given the lack...
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Golden deer of eternity

I got acquainted with the gold of Saks a quarter of a century ago, during the shooting of finds from Issyk burial mound for the museum...
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Museums

Total articles: 5

Museum of arts named after A....

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The largest collection of artworks of Kazakhstan is in Almaty, in the Museum of arts named after A. Kasteev. An art gallery named after...
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Let’s gather new exhibits for...

At all times the favorite activity for South-Kazakhstan schoolchildren was not collecting a scrap metal or a paper, but looking for a...
632

Indricotherium - "is moth...

One of the first discoveries of the remains of the mysterious monster tall as three-storey house (popularizers calculated that under his...
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Museum of steppe sounds

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In the historical downtown of Almaty, in one of the last scraps of the old Vernyi city – the former House of Officers, there is one of the...
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