Celebration in Uzbekistan

KOKAND IS INCLUDED IN THE LIST OF WORLD CITIES OF ARTISANS

September, 13 in the framework of the International festival of folk-applied art in Kokand city, the head of the World Crafts Council Asia Pacific Dr.Ghada Hijjawi-Qaddumi presented to the Governor of Kokand Maruf Usmanov certificate of appointment of Kokand world city of artisans. The event dedicated to this significant event was also attended by Deputy...
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Navruz Holidays

New Year is often a time when people wish for prosperity and new beginnings. March 21 marks the start of the year in Central Asia and Iran. It is referred to as Navruz, Nawrouz or Nevruz meaning ‘new day’ when a variety of rituals, ceremonies and other cultural events take place for a period of...
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Eid

In Islam, Ramadan and Qurban Eids are celebrated in Arabic as “Eid al-Fitr” and “Eid-ul-Adha”. These two Eids began to be celebrated in the second year of the Hegira. Eid is the Day of Recompense for the Believers of Allah, and their righteous deeds will be rewarded for the sake of Allah and the promise...
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Sumalak Sayli Festival

Sumalak Festival is the ceremony that is massively conducted in the initial days of spring. It consists of several customs, associated with the main dish-sumalak. According to some sources, sumalak has more than 3000 years of history. It is the only dish, which is prepared without adding salt. Sumalak is a very nutritious, delicious meal...
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Qurban Eid

Qurban Eid (Eid al Adha), which began on the tenth day of the month of Zulhijjah, is celebrated for three days, and it is called so because on this day an animal is sacrificed. Although the Hajj prayer was enjoined in the ninth year of the Hegira, Qurbon Eid and bringing a sacrifice were prescribed...
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Ramadan Eid (Eid Al-Fitr)

Ramadan Eid is celebrated by the Muslims as the ending of the monthly fasting. At the end of the Ramadan Muslims do give donation (Fitr) to the poor, therefore, it is also called “Fitr Eid”. Ramadan is the month in which all capable Muslims fast. The power of will of the person, who has been...
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