Tag: tashkent

  • Mustallik - Independance Square Tashkent

    written by wil6ka on 2008-09-23 in #world #locations
    Mustallik - Independance Square Tashkent

    The biggest square in Toshkent is he independence square. With the change of Politics it changed it face and its significance over the decades and serves as a good example for the east in general. First it was the Cathedral Square fort he Orthodox Church, as the Russian Empire conquered the region.

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  • Eternal Flame

    written by wil6ka on 2008-05-09 in #world #locations
    Eternal Flame

    The biggest attraction on the Independence Square of Toshkent is in my view the eternal flame at just opposite to the Turkistan-palace at the right corner of the square. I don't really know about the west, but eternal flames had been a big hit and a necessity in most of the Eastern-European capitals.