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The Spirit of Tengri promotes spirituality and heritage

The Spirit of Tengri 2015 brings talented musicians from 11 countries representing their unique cultures and musical histories

The Spirit of Tengri promotes spirituality and heritage
TRAD.ATTACK from Estonia. Photo © Nikoloay Kolessnikov
Mongolian ethnic rock meets Estonian folklore at The Spirit of Tengri

Some of the participants of The Spirit of Tengri have come to Kazakhstan for the first time to perform in front of thousands of people.

Mongolian ethnic rock meets Estonian folklore at The Spirit of Tengri
Photo © tengrinews.kz
The Spirit of Tengri has everything it takes to become largest ethnic festival

Chairman of the Board of Kaspi Bank Vyacheslav Kim is confident that a bright future awaits the international ethnic music festival The Spirit of Tengri.

The Spirit of Tengri has everything it takes to become largest ethnic festival
©Nikolai Kolesnikov
Almaty celebrates International Chidren's Day

Thousands of Almaty residents celebrated the International Children’s Day on June 1 in Almaty’s Central Park (Gorky Park on Gogol street).

Almaty celebrates International Chidren's Day
Photo © tengrinews.kz
Craftsmen's fairground to open at the Spirit of Tengri 2015

The 3rd edition of The Spirit of Tengri will turn the Abay square into an ethnic and cultural fairground

Craftsmen's fairground to open at the Spirit of Tengri 2015
Photo © tengrinews.kz
The Spirit of Tengri 2015 presents historical journey through ethnic music

International contemporary ethnic music festival The Spirit of Tengri extends its geographic repertoire this year.

The Spirit of Tengri 2015 presents historical journey through ethnic music
Chyltys Tannagasheva. Photo courtesy of onparty.me
The Spirit of Tengri 2015: place where electronic meets ethnic music

The Sprit of Tengri international music festival unites ethnic and progressive electronic music this year.

The Spirit of Tengri 2015: place where electronic meets ethnic music
Nicolas Krauze. Photo courtesy of the official website of the conductor
French conductor on Almaty stage

Famous French conductor will lead a concert in Almaty on June 20.

French conductor on Almaty stage
©Turar Kazangapov
Kazakhstan President Nazarbayev speaks about Almaty and Astana

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev has spoken about the roles of Astana and Almaty in Kazakhstan's economy at the VIII Astana Economic Forum that took place in Astana on May 21-22.

Kazakhstan President Nazarbayev speaks about Almaty and Astana
Photo © Rosa Yessenkulova
SUV crashes into kindergarten playground killing a 5 y.o. girl and injuring 8 children in Almaty

Black Toyota Land Cruiser has crashed into a kindergarten playground killing a five-year-old child in Almaty’s Taugul 1 Mikroraion.

SUV crashes into kindergarten playground killing a 5 y.o. girl and injuring 8 children in Almaty
New dolphinarium in Almaty opens with a charity show. Still of Tengrinews video
Delphinarium opening in Almaty celebrated with charity show for kids

A new delphinarium has opened in Almaty.

Delphinarium opening in Almaty celebrated with charity show for kids
Illustration. ©Tengrinews.kz
Kazakhstan's Opera Ball Award finalists announced

Six finalists of the Opera Ball Award has been named.

Kazakhstan's Opera Ball Award finalists announced
Tengrinews file photo
Koktobe cableway opening postponed

The opening of a new gondola cableway to Almaty's Koktobe has been postponed.

Koktobe cableway opening postponed
© tengrinews.kz
New fountain opened in Almaty on Lovers Day

A fountain called Su Peri (in English, Mermaid) has been opened in Almaty on the Lovers Day or Kozy Korpesh and Bayan Sulu Day that Kazakhstan celebrates on April 15.

New fountain opened in Almaty on Lovers Day
During the shooting. Photo courtesy of KazKommertsBank
Carmen falls in love with biker in new Kazakh production of Bizet's masterpiece

Enjoy the promo video for Kazakhstani premiere of Bizet's Carmen in Almaty's Abay State Opera House.

Carmen falls in love with biker in new Kazakh production of Bizet's masterpiece
©REUTERS
Kazakh students work on virtual reality education system

Students in Kazakhstan are developing an education system based on virtual reality.

Kazakh students work on virtual reality education system
The order of the Red Star.
Kazakhstan celebrates 70th anniversary of Victory

Today Kazakhstan celebrates one of the most important holidays – the Victory Day, which commemorates the end of the Great Patriotic War, as the WWII is known in the former Soviet states, and the win of the Soviet Union over the Nazi Germany.

Kazakhstan celebrates 70th anniversary of Victory
Photo © tengrinews.kz
Mayors of Almaty, Astana and Oblasts appointed

President Nursultan Nazarbayev has signed a decree appointing the Akims of Astana, Almaty and Oblasts.

Mayors of Almaty, Astana and Oblasts appointed
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Dead worker found under collapsed bridge in Almaty, investigation launched

A bridge under construction collapses in Almaty, kills one and injures 20 others, bringing safety at Kazakhstan's construction sites and industries into spotlight.

Dead worker found under collapsed bridge in Almaty, investigation launched
Almaty's largest shopping mall destroyed in fire

One of Almaty’s largest shopping malls Adem has been destroyed in fire.

Almaty's largest shopping mall destroyed in fire