NUR-SULTAN – Moscow residents Elizaveta Osipova and Anastasiya Reshetnikova launched the Moskva Qazaqsha (About Moscow in Kazakh) mission about their hometown, its streets and folks within the Kazakh language on YouTube.
Additionally they began a web-based course on essentially the most obligatory and simple phrases that folks have to know whereas visiting Kazakhstan.
“The concept for the mission began with a love for the Kazakh language once we studied on the Linguistic College. In 2018 I prompt to Anastasiya that we create a video weblog and he or she supported me. We wished to follow the Kazakh language continuously,” Osipova mentioned in an interview for this story.
Now Osipova and Reshetnikova are pursuing careers within the public relations sphere. Nevertheless, they dedicate all of their free time to the mission.
“After all, we’re grateful to our Kazakh language academics Ulzhan Musabekova and Kamshat Shakhatova. They tremendously motivated us to check the language. We might not have such a ardour for Kazakh language with out their data and efforts,” mentioned Osipova.
Osipova strongly believes that it’s unimaginable to do one thing with out love. “My purpose is to contribute to the cultural relations between Russia and Kazakhstan. We’ve many alternatives for cooperation. The perfect factor to do one thing necessary is actually to do one thing on this route,” she added.
The bloggers have already visited Kazakhstan a number of occasions and plan to proceed their journeys sooner or later.
Osipova famous that her mission is to advertise Kazakh tradition in Russia. In consequence, the bloggers not too long ago launched interviews with soloist of the Turetsky choir band Alibek Almadiyev and younger director of the Vakhtangov Theater Gulnaz Balpeisova.
“I feel it might be fascinating to take interviews with well-known Kazakh DJ Imanbek, director Aisultan Seitov and singer Scryptonite,” she mentioned.
On their social media, the younger bloggers shared some traits of the Kazakh language that amazed them essentially the most. “There’s all kinds of phrases to specific love and heat within the Kazakh language. For instance, you’ll be able to name an individual you’re keen on bauyrym (liver). It seems that this organ is expounded to your affection. Our favourite expressions are janym (my soul) and aynalayin, a phrase with out a clear translation, you’ll be able to categorical love, care and heat to somebody by saying this phrase,” they wrote on their Facebook.
The bloggers are particularly glad to obtain constructive suggestions. “The thought that individuals are thinking about our content material conjures up us. At first, we didn’t imagine that we’d have many followers. We have been blissful to see 60 views and, as soon as we obtained 14,000 views, we knew that this was only the start,” mentioned Osipova.
The primary episode of Moskva Qazaqsha tells the historical past of the Ostozhenka avenue, one in every of the oldest and most lovely streets in Moscow. The bloggers have a particular feeling for this space as a result of their college is positioned on this avenue. In different phrases, they discovered their ardour in learning the Kazakh language and tradition right here. So they can’t however share the historical past of the Ostozhenka avenue and its buildings in Kazakh of their pilot episode.