Kurak and Terme Festival

  • Date: 5th August 2017
  • Location: Jalal Abad
  • Region: Jalal Abad
  • Brief description: Demonstration how to make Kurak and Terme, national handicraft. Master class for participants. Folklore show.
  • Entrance fee: To be announced by CBT Jalal Abad

Kurak and Terme are two types of handmade carpets, which traditionally made at the south of the Kyrgyz Republic. The carpets were the important parts of the households and local masters were trying to express the local beliefs in the shapes and decoration of the carpet. During the festival, local masters will demonstrate their handicraft. Traditionally, the main program is accompanied with folklore show, demonstration of various traditions.

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