Hissor fortress in Tajikistan
Tajikistan is a country that respects its ancient history, culture and national traditions by improving and popularizing them according to the trends of the modern world. In this episode:
- The Hissor fortress, which has witnessed the centuries-old history of the Central Asians. It is becoming more popular among foreign tourists. About 9,000 foreign travelers visited the fortress last year.
- National Library of Tajikistan is the largest library in Central Asia. The national spiritual fund is 45,000 square meters. The exterior of the beautiful building depicts an open book. There are statues of great philosophers and writers of Tajikistan, which surround the library’s façade.
- Tajiks are famous for their unbeaten wrestlers. No national holidays are celebrated without ‘Gushtingiri.’ The history of traditional wrestling takes its roots from the 5th and 6th centuries.