About Uzbekistan

History of Uzbekistan

History of Uzbekistan

Cultural development of Uzbekistan has a very rich history. In the 8 century army Arab Caliph invaded Mawarannahr (\"the land beyond the river\"), the territory between the river Amudarya, Syrdarya and Earth Horazana, lying on the southern bank of the Amu Darya. This conquest brought a new religion called Islam in Saudi Arabia. At the same time, it was the religion of fire and other religions like Buddhism, Judaism and Christianity. Since then, Islam ...

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Uzbek customs and traditions

Uzbek customs and traditions

Tour of Central Asia is an unforgettable cultural experience ancient traditions constituting an integral part of the lives of the people. the art of hospitality on the Great Silk Road routes through cities such as Naryn, Bukhara, Samarkand and Khiva has held thousands of pilgrims, travellers, aides escorting caravans of antiquity. They all came from different backgrounds and come from different parts of the world. ...

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Uzbek Cuisine

Uzbek Cuisine

One particularly distinctive and well-developed aspect of Uzbek culture is the traditional cuisine. Unlike their nomadic neighbors, the Uzbeks had settled civilization for centuries. Between the deserts and mountains, in the OASIS and fertile valleys, they have cultivated grain and domesticated livestock. The resulting abundance of products allowed them to express their strong tradition of hospitality, which in turn enriched their cuisine. Seasons, especially ...

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Historical and architectural monuments of Uzbekistan

Historical and architectural monuments of Uzbekistan

On the plains of Central Asia there are many cities with hundreds of architectural monuments of different epochs. Among them the most famous are Samarkand, Bukhara, Khiva, Shakhrisabz, Termez and Kokand. These cities were centers of science and art. Great architects created palaces, mosques and mausoleums, world famous monuments of ancient architecture to memorialize Alexander the great, Genghis Khan and Tamerlane 's. Many of the ...

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General Facts about Uzbekistan

General Facts about Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan-a new independent State in Central Asia. After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Uzbekistan has chosen a peaceful democratic policy and began reforms to develop a market economy and integrate into the international economic community as a full member. Official name: Republic of UzbekistanGeografičeskie coordinates: 41 c 0000 VPloŝad′ 0000: 64, total area is 447.400 km2 land: 425.400 km2 water: 22 ...

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Arts & Crafts

Arts & Crafts

Art culture of Uzbekistan is based on the best achievements of the Uzbek people throughout history. National Arts and crafts features prominently in the cultural heritage of Uzbekistan. In the middle ages, the Uzbek art developed in the context of the art of pattern became widely developed. the wealth of crafts and Arts includes engraving on copper, wood, plaster, on the basis of various materials; jewelry ...

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