39m-tall stela inaugurated in Kyzylorda 26 сентября 2012, 15:51
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A new sight called Syr Ana (Mother of Syr Land) was opened in Kyzylorda, southern city of Kazakhstan, on the City Day. It is called to honor and promote the image of mothers, Interfax-Kazakhstan reports.
Deputy Head of Kyzylorda Construction Department, Nurzhan Baimakhanov, said that the height of the monument was 39 meters. The stela is shaped in the form of saukele, a Kazakh national female wedding headdress.
There is a viewing platform on the top of the monument with a 107-steped spiral stairway leading to it.