08 August 2011, Monday, 11:40

The festival, devoted to the 200th anniversary of the Patriotic War-1812 to be held in Bashkortostan

author: Elmira Sabirova

The Republican contest-festival “Northern Amours – the Bashkir warriors in the Patriotic War-1812” will be held in the Bashkir trans-Ural zone – in Abzelilovsky region – on August 9-11.

More than 10 teams from different towns and regions of Bashkortostan will compete in folklore knowledge, riding and in the knack of playing the national Bashkir instruments – Bashkir cane flute (kuray), kubyz, dumbyr etc. Winners of the festival-contest will be rewarded with diplomas, cups and valuable presents.