Photos Kyrgyzstan
Photos Kyrgyzstan

Bishkek - Victory monument

Soviet World War II monuments can be recognized by the 1941- 1945 depicted somewhere as part of the monument

Bishkek - Victory monument

Sculpture of two red army soldiers carrying a Maxim machine gun and ammunition during the Second World War

Bishkek - Victory monument

Sculpture that is part of the World War II monument depicting citizens who hail the red Army and celebrate victory over the Nazis

Bishkek - Red Guards memorial

Obelisk honoring Red Guards who died during the Bolshevik revolution and an Eternal Flame in memory of the fallen in the Great Patriotic War

Bishkek - Monument to the martyrs of revolution

1978 monument depicting Kyrgyz social activist Urkuya Salieva, who points her flag to the martyrs of revolution who gave their lives for the revolution

Bishkek - Monument to the martyrs of revolution

Awakening of the Soviet people who now rise up and join the Bolshevik revolution

Bishkek - Monument to the martyrs of revolution

The Kyrgyz pick up their arms and join the red forces during the Soviet civil war

Bishkek - Monument of friendship and labour

Monument of Friendship and Glory of Labor, constructed in 1974 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Kyrgyz SSR and the Communist Party of Kyrgyzstan

Bishkek - Monument of friendship and labour

Order of Lenin, part of monument commemorating 50th anniversary of the Kyrgyz SSR

Bishkek - Monument to friendship of nations

People's Friendship Monument in honor of the 100th anniversary of Kyrgyzstan's entry to Russia, constructed in 1974

Bishkek - Fathers of the nation monument

The Fathers of the nation monument had bronze sculptures of prominent public and political figures of Kyrgyzstan in the past

Bishkek - Lenin statue

Lenin used to stand in the middle of Ala-Too Square, the main square in Bishkek but has now been relegated to the back of the former Lenin Museum

Bishkek - Lenin statue

A large Lenin statue with a familiar pose, guiding his sheep on the path of socialism to a bright future

Bishkek - Lenin statue

Comtourist editor in front of the Lenin statue that stills stands in Bishkek Kirghizstan, lets hope it will stay there for a while

Bishkek - Lenin statue

Lenin gives the thumbs up! Or is he pointing us the path that we should follow to the socialist utopia, we will probably never know!

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