Ancient Turkmen Leather Shoes

12 June 2021

The fundamental and comprehensive study of the spiritual and material heritage of the Turkmen people is one of priority directions of the policy of the President of Turkmenistan. Much work is being done in this area with the support of the national leader. Literature, art, monuments of history, way of life, traditions and customs are the basic components of which the culture of the people is formed. Research into them help obtain scientific data on the life of peoples living in Central Asia.

a senior research worker at the Institute of History and Archaeology, Academy of Sciences of Turkmenistan. Photo: the author