The Togyz Kumalak (Kazakh national intellectual game) Tournament dated to the Day of the First President of Kazakhstan took place in Olaine, Latvia.
The tournament was organized by the Kazakh Embassy in Lithuania and Latvia, the World Togyz Kuamalak Federation and Olaine city administration, the federation's press service reports.
Kazakhstan's athletes told those gathered about the thousand-year history of the game and interesting stories, shared with secrets of the game strategies and immediate breakthroughs.
It is noteworthy, the Embassy plans to annually hold such events. The togys kumalak classes were unveiled there at the local Logic mind games club.
Besides, those attending enjoyed a photo exhibition depicting Kazakhstan's nature, national dances and Kazakh traditional treats.
Source: Kazinform News Agency
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