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Republic of Kazakhstan, celebrating Nauryz.

Kazakh girls dressed for Nauryz. Nauryz is one of the oldest holidays on Earth. This holiday of spring and the renewed life of the Earth has been celebrated for over five thousand years by many cultures of the Middle and Central Asia and, according to some sources, by eastern Slavs as well.

Kanas National Nature Reserve is in Xinjiang Province of China. Kanas is also called Hanas which is the name used by local Kazakhs

Zenkov Cathedral, Almaty May 2009 by Akitoshi Iio, via Flickr

Village in the Mountains of Heaven, Kazakhstan