QIZILBASH People: Afshars & Shahsevans & Qashqais

The Afshar tribes of Iran are two distinct Turkic-speaking ethnic groups. The larger group is concentrated in the north of the country, and the smaller in the south. The Turkic dialect spoken by the Afshar of the north is closely related to the Azerbaijan Turkic language, Okumaya devam et

Ali-Shir Nava’i

Movie about famous Uzbek Turk poet and statesman Ali-Shir Nava’i…

Ali-Shir Nava’i (9 February 1441 – 3 January 1501) was a Turkistan (Central Asian) politician, mystic, linguist, painter, and poet of Uyghur origin who was born and lived in Herat South Turkistan (North Afghanistan). He is generally known by his pen name Navā’ī (نوایی, meaning “the weeper”). Okumaya devam et

The Tomb of the Scythian Prince

İskit Kıral Kurganı (Mezarı)

The Tomb of the Scythian Prince

French documental about eastern Scythians, the Sakas.

The inspiration for Saka-Tigrakhauda was based on an image the archeological finds in Issyk Kurgan, with the brave’s sharp features reproduced accurately from Gerasimov’s reconstruction. Okumaya devam et