The circular timber dwelling of nomadic people is a yurt. All their life is completely in cattle breeding. The most severe frosts were wintered in such dwelling. Going from one pasture to the other was accompanied by the yurt, as it easily taken apart to move to the other pasture.
The word itself came from Turkic language "jurt", means "the people". Those who travel should know main rules of living in such kind of home. During a tour in Kyrgyzstan you will be having an opportunity to live in a dwelling of nomads and it is possible to live there in harmony with nature and the universe that bring harmony with yourself. The shape is explained by the fact that nomad people have always been living in flat steppes and for the building to be stable against strong winds, it must be round. The circle also symbolizes the family for people to gather in it.
They can be taken together in 30 minutes and 3 hour period to set up or take down. About 15 people can live in. But there is one rule that must be obligatory followed: entering you must taste all food in it.
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