Recently, British scientists have confirmed the findings of a research, made by Kazakh archaeologists earlier, that the first horsemen truly appeared in Kazakhstan around five and a half thousand years ago. The recent discovery shifts the historic origins of horse domestication by more than a thousand years earlier, since it used to be considered that humans first started using horses in housekeeping around four thousand years ago. Continue reading
“At Chabysh 2010” annual festival will be held in Murghab, Tajikistan on July 17-18, 2010. “At-Chabysh 2010” is festival dedicated to the Kyrgyz horses. 20 Kyrgyz horses will participate in this event.
“At-Chabysh 2010” used to be divided into four parts. However, since the tragic events in the South of Kyrgyzstan, the other 3 events were delayed. “At-Chabysh 2010” in Osh, Djalal-Abad and Issyk-Kul are postponed until year 2011. Continue reading