Sacral Map of Kazakhstan includes 100 objects of cultural heritage
The head of the research center "Sacred Kazakhstan", candidate of political sciences Berik Abdygaliuly spoke about the results of 100 days of work on the Sacred Map of Kazakhstan, primeminister.kz reports.
Berik Abdygaliuly recalled that the research center "Sacred Kazakhstan" was established on May 15, 2017. At the same time, regional commissions for the identification of sacred sites were formed in all regions. The task of the Center includes expert and methodological support of projects. The working group headed by the Minister of Culture and Sports Arystanbek Mukhamediuly is engaged in determining the value of the objects.
Also, according to him, in September the republican expedition "Sacral Kazakhstan" with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Sports is to visit the regions of the country. During the expedition, scientists together with local historians will document each sacred object, record legends about them.
"Our task is to create a unified network of sacred places. Sacred values are important to us. They play a very big role of educational nature," added Abdygaliuly.