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General Information about Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan is the country of deserts and oases, original historical and cultural traditions. The most ancient civilizations of the world were flourishing on its territory. It is one of the richest s...
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History of Turkmenistan

Archaeological excavations show that people lived on the territory of today Turkmenistan three million years ago. Scientists think that the Caspian Sea, which was wider than it is at the present time,...
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Turkmen cuisine

Turkmen national cuisine has much in common with the cuisines of other Central Asian peoples, primarily, the uzbek and karakalpak, this is explained by the similarity of natural conditions and ethnic ...
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The Turkmen

The Turkmen are the Turkic people located primarily in the Central Asian states of Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, and northeastern Iran. They speak the Turkmen language, which is classified as a part of t...
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National Peculiarities of the Turkmen

Turkmenistan is a Muslim country, and the Turkmen were the first in the region who converted to Islam. However, faith has clear national differences here. Tribal relationships having formed during the...
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Turkmen Carpets

Turkmen carpets - one of the world's most popular "families" of handmade carpets. In the modern Republic of Turkmenistan carpet is one of the approved national symbols: the carpet pattern presents in ...
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Akhaltekin horses

Archeologists and historians proved that horses were handled on the territory of Turkmenistan minimum five thousand years ago. The specialist do not hesitate that foothill lands of Kopetdag made favor...
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