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Tuva to Host in August World Throat-Singing Contest

Tuva to Host in August World Throat-Singing ContestTuva, Khoomey's motherland, is to host in mid-August the International Throat-Singing Contest with the participation of the strongest throat-singers ofthe world. The details of the preparation for this big cultural event were discussed at the meeting of Tuva Head Sholban Kara-ool with the most famous Tuvan khoomei-singers Kaigal-ool Khovalyg (Huun-Huur-tu) and Igor Koshkendey (Chirgilchin), at present director of the Center for the Development of Tuvan culture (https://vk.com/tuvacenter)
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gov.tuva.ru

Path of a Tyrant: Uncovering Genghis Khan's Lost Legacy

Path of a Tyrant: Uncovering Genghis Khan's Lost LegacyAs competing researchers race to locate Genghis Khan's tomb, discoveries by German and Mongolian archaeologists are shedding light on his son Ögödei's equally impressive accomplishments.

His end didn't begin heroically. The Mongolian ruler simply fell off his horse. His hands and legs must have lost their strength. It was an embarrassing incident from which Genghis Khan never recovered.

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Frank Thadeusz, SPIEGEL

Tuvan Throat Singer Kongar-ool Ondar Dead at 51

Tuvan Throat Singer Kongar-ool Ondar Dead at 51Kongar-ool Ondar, a Tuvan throat singer credited with popularizing the centuries-old musical tradition of his homeland to Western audiences, has died after emergency surgery to treat a brain hemorrhage, friends said. He was 51.

Ondar died Thursday at a hospital in Kyzyl, the capital of Tuva, a Russian republic that borders Mongolia, said Sean Quirk, a longtime friend of the singer and manager of the Tuvan throat-singing ensemble Alash.

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The Moscow times

International Archeological camp to open in the Tuvan Tsar Valley

International Archeological camp to open in the Tuvan Tsar ValleyInternational archeological Kyzyl-Kuragino expedition this year will move from the vicinity of the Eerbek village to the Tsar valley in the Pii-Khem district of Tuva where large-scale excavations will take place on the route of the future railway Kyzyl-Kuragino. The work in the camp site is under way to make life of volunteers from different countries of the world interesting in the free from digging time. The camp is to open on June, 5. Volunteers will come to the site since June, 3. This year 1500 people applied for a place in the expedition. The contest was open for people around the world aged 18 to 26.

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Dina Oyun

Felt Festival in Tuva: applications admitted

Felt Festival in Tuva: applications admittedThe 4nd International Felt Festival "Patterns of Life" will take place on 15 August on Arat square within the framework of the Day of the Republic. It will be possible to see and obtain felt products and souvenirs made in various corners of Russia and Mongolia. Master craftsmen from Kazachstan, Republic Altai, Bashkortostan, Khakassia, as well as from many aimaks of Mongolia will participate in the festival. There will be an exhibition and sale of yurts, a fair of folk industries products, felt-making workshops by artisans who have preserved traditional methods, and competitions.

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Dina Oyun, translated by Heda Jindrak

Head of Tuva congratulated the Elder of Tuvan literature and science on his birthday

Head of Tuva congratulated the Elder of Tuvan literature and science on his birthdayHead of Tuva Sholban Kara-ool congratulated today to his 88th birthday Mongush Kenin-Lopsan - national writer and scholar, known for his works on research of shamanism, for which he was awarded the title of permanent President of Tuvan shamans. The Premier, just like every time on this date, visited the scholar at his tiny residence in the center of Kyzyl - a rare log cabin dating from the beginning of last century, and spent a long time in conversation with the Tuvan elder.

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Press-Service of Tuvan Government, translated by Heda Jindrak

Mongush Kenin-Lopsan: My planets on the horizon of life and science

Mongush Kenin-Lopsan: My planets on the horizon of life and science"Each nation is a star on the night sky, which lights the way to knowledge and understanding of life", - this is what Tuvan aksakal (elder) Mongush Borakhovich Kenin-Lopsan says. For him, the star lit up in long-ago year 1947, when he among graduates of Kyzyl School No. 2 went to Leningrad State University.

The Polar star (according to Tuvan mythology "Grandmother-Doe") glowed and glittered, and led M. B. Kenin-Lopsan along the thorny road of a scholar. Candidate, then Doctor of History, he himself lit up quite a few new stars on the sky - his students. His works about the poetry of shamanism are published in many languages of the world, and in the USA he has the title of an academician and a Living treasure of Shamanism.

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Tuvinskaya pravda, translated by Heda Jindrak, photo by Vitali Shaifulin

National museums of Tuva and Khakassia are preparing a joint exhibition

A joint interregional project "National motifs in the art of Tuva and Khakassia", which is currently being worked on by Khakass and Tuvan national museums, will be the first action in the framework of Agreement about co-operation in the field of museum work, which h was signed during the visit of Khakass delegation to Republic Tyva in early March 2013.

The Agreement was signed in the conference hall of Tuvan National Museum by the directors Andrei Gotlib and Viktor Chigzhit, as Khakassia-Inform writes.
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xakac.info, translated by Heda Jindrak

"Algyshtar" - in German

"Algyshtar" - in GermanHamburg Museum of Ethnography is one of the best known in the world and the largest in Germany. Its director, professor Doctor Wulf Koepke conducted research among native tribes in North America, and he also studied the traditions of Mordva (Erzya, Moksha). He is well acquainted with myths and rituals of Tuvan shamans.

Remember that 13 years ago, a delegation from Tuva which included shamans, led by Professor Mongush Kenin-Lopsan went to Hamburg and even conducted a purification ritual of Koepke's home and his collection, and also treated patients.

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Marina Kenin-Lopsan, translated by Heda Jindrak

Tuvan group "Huun-Huur-Tu" to perform in Khakassia

Tuvan group "Huun-Huur-Tu" to perform in KhakassiaOn 24 March, on the stage of the great hall of Khakassia republic Philharmony, there will be a concert of the legendary group Huun-Huur-Tu - the most famous ethno-ensemble in the world. On the pages of "The New York Times", the group has been described as a "musical wonder", and the "San Francisco Chronicle" called the group "magic of vocals", as the press-service of the ministry of culture of Khakassia noted.

Every note of this music is unique, with subtly perceptible flavor of ancient times, majesty of the mountains and serenity of the steppes.
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NIA Khakassia, translated by Heda Jindrak
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