Hunt for the right Fat or how to cook an authentic plov in Canada

Plov
February 18, 2016
    Plov. One of the most iconic dishes in Central Asia. It’s been a subject of hot debates back in Kazakhstan. Every nation out of 5 central Asian...

Inner space and symbolism of the Kazakh yurt

February 17, 2016
In the process of adaptation in the ecosystem and creation of economic and cultural products, nomads have created the masterpiece of global civilization – the yurt. In a way,...

Decorative Arts And Crafts Of The Kazakh – Felting -Video with English subtitles

September 29, 2015
We just posted a video with English subtitles on Felt making. Transcribed below Decorative Arts And Crafts Of The Kazakh Felting Art Among varieties of Kazakh folk arts and...

From sheep to a carpet – Shyrdak (Syrmak) pictures and a video

September 24, 2015
Greetings travelers… My last post about Kazakh carpets attracted some attention and I wanted to share some pictures of felt making process. Shyrdak is Kyrgyz word and Syrmak is...

Kazakh carpets – History and tradition

September 15, 2015
Translated article from here In the economy of the Kazakhs, along with cattle breeding, low commodity farming (based on the primitive methods of land cultivation and tools), fishing, and, to...

Introducing YouTube channel – First Video – Traditional Kazakh Yurt

August 11, 2015
Hello everyone, We just launched our YouTube channel. We will be posting great video series by Kazakh media. We transcribed it, translated and added subtitles for educational purposes. First...