HERITAGE

Heritage

The cultural and historical heritage of the Kyrgyz nomadic tribes

Manas

Kyrgyz hero and epic poem

Boz Ui

Traditional nomadic felt house

Balbals

Burial headstones from centuries past

Petroglyphs

Images carved on stone from 2,000 years ago

Elechek

Traditional headdress for married Kyrgyz women

Komuz

Fretless 3-stringed instrument learnt by almost all

Ak Kalpak

Man's hat symbolizing the mountains of Kyrgyzstan

Shyrdak

Thick felt carpets found in every house and BozUi

A unique heritage