Morin Khuur of Mongolia and Kobyz of Kazakhstan/exhibition/music-instrument/
Performing arts of Mask in Asia/exhibition/mask-facepainting/
The reason why the film was titled Festival is that the funeral serves as a place where wounds are healed through a person’s death, old and pent-up tensions are resolved, and family members reaffirm their blood ties.Hong Tae-han Republic of Korea 1996 107MIN
Zulfi Pareshon is a traditional song of Tajikistan that sings the love story between lovers with lyrics written by Mirza Abdul-Qadir Bedil. Shashmaqam (means the six Maqams (modes)) is a Central Asian musical genre (typical of Tajikistan and Uzbekistan) which firstly developed in Bukhara. Shashmaqom (in Farsi - "Six maqoms") is a leading musical-cyclic genre of musical heritage of Uzbek and Tajik people. It includes a cycle of complex and perfect instrumental as well as vocal compositions encompassing different types of melos, forms, usuls (rhythmic formulae) and performances. It is inscribed in the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in 2008.