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Abaza
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We unite Abkhaz and Abaza around the world
Sukhum at the turn of the XIX-XX
centuries: a town of extraordinary
sunsets and roasted chestnuts
Sukhum, the capital of Abkhazia, is an ancient town with a history of 2500 years.
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War and Peace
of Vladislav Ardzinba
Vladislav Ardzinba appeared on the political arena of Abkhazia
in one of the most difficult periods of its history. He led the country,
becoming not only a political, but also a spiritual leader of the people.
Battles in the mountains
of Abkhazia: from the history
of the Great Patriotic War
The battles on the mountain passes of Abkhazia are one of the bloodiest
episodes of the Great Patriotic War, which largely determined
the outcome of the battle for the Caucasus.
“To be an inextinguishable flame of the people”
ON THE BIRTHDAY ALEXEY GOGUA
Intellectual
television project
"Иарбан? Иаба? Ианба?"

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six rounds of the game based on history, ethnography,
culture, customs, traditions, folk poetry and music.
Abkhazians and Abazins:
carriers of a unique
national culture
A cycle of ethnographic essays on various aspects of everyday life,
art, crafts and national customs of these peoples with
common roots and a common history.
Nart epos of the Abkhaz:
legendary autograph of the people
The Nart epos is the key to the history of the peoples who gave birth to it,
the key to understanding the culture that goes back to deep antiquity.
Tall guard of time: the story
of the building of the
Administration of Sukhum
The tower clock building in the very center of Sukhum
on the corner of Leon and Ayaayra Avenues is one of the most
recognizable sights of the capital of Abkhazia.
Holy place and
architectural monument:
Bedia temple in Abkhazia
The Bedia cathedral was built in 999 on a mountain plateau
in the village of Agu-Bedia, Tkuarchal district of Abkhazia. This is
an Orthodox church, known far beyond the borders of Abkhazia.
Speak Abaza: past, present and
future of the Abaza language
The Abaza language has two dialects: Tapant (from Abaz. Ashua), which underlies
the literary language, and Ashkhar (from Abaz. Shkaraua). Both are used today.
Sukhum heritage
of Joachim Aloisi
This year marks the 165th anniversary of the birth of the industrialist,
merchant and silkworm maker, philanthropist Joachim Aloisi, who built
several luxurious buildings in Sukhum in the early 20th century.
Abkhaz Hundred: in whom
“the true spirit of chivalry” lived
2019 marks the 105th anniversary since the start of the First World War,
in which the Abkhaz warriors fought, showing exceptional courage in battle,
sincere devotion to the Motherland.
Acquaintance, abduction,
feast: Abkhaz wedding through
the eyes of ethnographers
Much has changed over the centuries in the marriage traditions of the Abkhaz people,
but it is also surprising that much has been preserved.

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11.08.2022 15:01
Achandara, Republic of Abkhazia

A Local branch of the WAC has opened in the village of Achandara.

Denis Orchukba became the head of the LB in Achandara. The branch also included: Azamat Tsargush, Narchou Khagba, Rodik Akhba, Machagua Abgadzhava, Nazim Akhba, Orkhan Akhba, Svetlana Avidzba.

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09.08.2022 17:56
Sukhum, Republic of Abkhazia

The resumption of teaching Apsuara lessons in schools was discussed at the WAC Discussion Club

The meeting of the Discussion Club of the World Abaza Congress, dedicated to the need to resume the teaching of "Apsuara" lessons in the schools of Abkhazia, was held with the participation of an expert, People's Artist of Abkhazia, musician, conductor, composer Nodar Chanba (he used to be the Minister of Culture and Education of the Republic during the PWPA - ed.).

https://abaza.org/en/869

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08.08.2022 15:21
Sukhum, Republic of Abkhazia

The significance of the cultural and sports festival "Abaza" in the development of the Abaza ethnic group: the topic of the WAC round table

A round table was held in the office of the World Abaza Congress in Sukhum, with the participation of members of the Supreme Council of the WAC, on: "Topical issues of the unification of the Abkhaz-Abaza people. The significance of the annual cultural and sports festival "Abaza" in promoting the preservation and development of the Abkhaz-Abaza ethnic group, the unity of the Abaza people through culture and sports." Round table moderator, head of the WAC Discussion Club - Rustam Zantaria.

https://abaza.org/en/868

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04.08.2022 16:37
Sukhum, Republic of Abkhazia

WAC employees visited the exhibition "Tears of Donbass"

At the invitation of the head of the V.G. Ardzinba Museum of Military Glory Mziya Beya, the staff of the Congress visited the exhibition "Tears of Donbass" in Sukhum. The exhibition is based on materials from the fund of the Donetsk Republican Museum of Local History.

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02.08.2022 13:02
Bedia, Republic of Abkhazia

Opening of a local branch of the WAC in the village of Agu-Bedia.

The Local branch included: Kulava Gogita, Bigvava Raymand, Tkebuchava Niki, Bigvava Narik. 

Kulava Gogita headed the LB.

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