Articles about New Year Rites

The Spring Holiday Nauryz-Meiramy in the Kazakh Tradition
Musicologist (2018) Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 49-77

The present article is the first attempt by the author to give a scholarly interpretation of the interesting yet under investigated phenomenon of Kazakh ‘Nauryz’. The ethno-cultural traditions of ‘Nauryz’, lost as a result of Islamization and Sovietization of Kazakhstan, ...