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Local medical doctor from the area of Sary Mogol (Kyrgyzstan)
Almost Scoring
Unconditional Love
The Rose of Snow
Sunset
Relax man
Kok Boru
Kok Boru
Horseman
Nomadic  singer boy
Paused while Lost in the Mountains
Scarf in the Wind in the Mountains of Issyk-Kul
Lonely House, Desolate Land
afloat
A butterfly sipping nectar in Fairytale Canyon, Kyrgystan
High-altitude lake Alakel
Ala-Archa Reserve
View of the glacier Ak Sai, Kyrgyzstan
Issyk-Kul’s mood
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Kok Boru

Kok Boru is a traditional sport in Central Asia, still very popular nowadays. It is the ancestor of the modern polo. The goal is to throw the corpse of a goat into the goal area. The games can become extremely violent.

TAGS: Horse, Kyrgyzstan, Nomad

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Date Taken: 09.2018
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2018, 5:47 p.m.
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