live in Kyrgyzstan is very much and very beautiful country! The country of
motley tops and green valleys.
referred to as the "Switzerland of Asia" and the "Island of
Democracy," one of Central Asia's most unique and historical lands is
a country known as the Kyrgyz Republic. Historically, the Kyrgyz people
were a nomadic people composed of 40 tribes. Residing in the high
mountainous regions of the Tian-Shan range, Kyrgyz life constituted mostly
sheep herding and sustainable agricultural practices for immediate and
extended family members. Today, the simplicity and beauty of a historical
and traditional life continues alongside the temperament of a nation whose
heart lies within the unbelievable sense of hospitality and joy.
Kyrgyz Republic is a landlocked country in the eastern part of Central
Asia that is bordered in the north by Kazakhstan, in the east by China, in
the south by Tajikistan, and in the west by Uzbekistan. Bishkek is the
capital and the largest city. Kyrgyz Republic is located at the juncture
of two great Central Asian mountain systems the Tian-Shan and the Pamirs.
These two mountain ranges are geologically separated from each other in
southern Kyrgyzstan, between the Alai Mountains of the Tian-Shan and the
Trans-Alai Range. Kyrgyzstan is 93% mountainous blanketed with snow capped
summits, glacier lakes and rivers, deep gorges, magnificent valleys, and
abundant wildlife. The southern region hosts the ancient city of Osh; a
vital part of the Great Silk Road and home to Mount Sulaiman, which is
considered as the second Mecca.
(formerly (1862-1926) Pishpek, or Bishkek, or (1926-91) Frunze
) city and capital of
with the large stocks of pure(clean) water, country with fluffy clouds and
fresh air. The country, in which there is a pearl, which refers to as as
Central Asia lies a wonderful mountainous land crossed with thick mountain
ridges of the Tien Shan and Pamirs -Alai - a country of Kyrgyzstan...
- Population: 5.3 million (UN, 2005)
- Capital: Bishkek
- Area: 199,900 sq km (77,182 sq miles)
- Major languages: Kyrgyz, Russian
- Major religions: Islam, Christianity
- Life expectancy: 65 years (men), 72 years (women) (UN)
- Monetary unit: 1 som = 100 tyiyns
- Main exports: Fruit, vegetables, gold, tobacco
- GNI per capita: US $330 (World Bank, 2003)
- Internet domain: .kg
- International dialling code: +996
- Time GMT: