Tajik cuisine
Tajik cuisine is a traditional cuisine of Tajikistan, and has much in common with Russian, Iranian, Afghan, and Uzbek cuisines. Plov (pilaf) (Tajik: палав, palav, Uzbek: palov), also called osh (T...
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Demographics of Tajikistan
The Demographics of Tajikistan is about the demographic features of the population of Tajikistan, including population growth, population density, ethnicity, education level, health, economic status, ...
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National symbols of Tajikistan
The national symbols of Tajikistan are defined in Article 3 of the Constitution of Tajikistan. They consist of the flag, the coat of arms, and the national anthem.
"Surudi Milli" is the national a...
Religion in Tajikistan
Islam, the predominant religion throughout Central Asia, was brought to the region by the Arabs in the 7th century. Since that time, Islam has become an integral part of Tajik culture. The Hanafi scho...
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Culture of Tajikistan
The culture of Tajikistan has developed over several thousand years. Tajik culture can be divided into two areas, Metropolitan and Kuhiston (Highland). Ancient towns such as Bukhara, Samarkand, Herat,...
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Chorba
Chorba (Turkish: çorba, pronounced [tʃoɾˈba]), also called shorba (Persian: شوربا‎), (Amharic: ሾርባ), shorwa (Pashto: شوروا‎), ciorbă (Romanian: ciorbă), shurpa (Russian...
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Red star
A red star, five-pointed and filled (★), is an important symbol which has been used for various purposes, such as: state emblems, flags, monuments, ornaments, and logos.
The five-pointed red star ...
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Samosa
A samosa /səˈmoʊsə/ or samoosa is a fried or baked pastry with savory filling, such as spiced potatoes, onions, peas, lentils and also with ground meat (lamb, beef or chicken). They may or may not als...
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Sex & Philosophy
Organisms of many species are specialized into male and female varieties, each known as a sex. Sexual reproduction involves the combining and mixing of genetic traits: specialized cells known as gamet...
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Tajikistan at the Olympics
Tajikistan first participated at the Olympic Games as an independent nation in 1996, and has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Olympic Games since then. The nation has also competed at the Win...
Hammer and sickle
The hammer and sickle (☭) is a communist symbol that was conceived during the Russian Revolution. At the time of creation, the hammer stood for industrial labourers and the sickle for the peasantry; ...
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Baitudasht IV
The ancient town of Baitudasht IV was located in the Pyange Region of Tajikistan.
This site was added to the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List on November 9, 1999 in the Cultural category.
Emblem of the Tajik Soviet Socialist Republic
The coat of arms of the Tajik Soviet Socialist Republic was adopted on March 1, 1937 by the government of the Tajik Soviet Socialist Republic. The coat of arms is based on the coat of arms of the Sovi...
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Music of Tajikistan
Tajik music is closely related to other Central Asian forms of music. The classical music is shashmaqam, which Uzbeks also developed classical music of Tajiks and made their distinctive own. Souther...
Roof of the world rally
The Roof of The World Rally is an adventurous charity rally that begins in London, United Kingdom, and finishes in Dushanbe, the capital of Tajikistan. There has also been additional launch sites on t...
Shashmaqam
Shashmaqam is a Central Asian musical genre, (typical of Tajikistan and Uzbekistan), which may have developed in the city of Bukhara. Shashmaqam means the six Maqams (modes) in the Persian language, ...