Exploring Ancient Fossil Records in Dagestan

Exploring Ancient Fossil Records in Dagestan

Exploring Ancient Fossil Records in Dagestan Written by Corey Shepherd November 10, 2021 Streams and rivers without number cut through the ravines of Dagestan’s sharp mountain peaks. Crouching down next to any one of them, Omar Hapisov can lift a rock from the...
City of the Dead – Preserving One’s Culture

City of the Dead – Preserving One’s Culture

City of the Dead – Preserving One’s Culture Written by Corey Shepherd May 8, 2021 The Balkar people of southern Russia have lived in the shadow of the highest mountain in Europe for more than a thousand years. Like many minority people groups across the...
Слёзы Балкарских Матерей

Слёзы Балкарских Матерей

Слёзы Балкарских Матерей Written by Marziyat Baisieva 4 апреля, 2021 Восьмое Марта признано во всем мире Международным женским днем и является государственным праздником в России. По жестокой и ироничной случайности, в этот же день, в 1944 году всё балкарское...
Слёзы Балкарских Матерей

Tears of Balkar Mothers

Tears of Balkar Mothers Written by Marziyat Baisieva February 26, 2021 March 8 is recognized the world over as International Women’s Day and is a national holiday in Russia. In a cruel and ironic twist of history, it is also the day when in 1944 the entire Balkar...