World Nomad Games 2016 took places in the Kyrgyz Republic from September 3rd till 8th at the Issykul Region.
“Mash Botoi”performed by thousands of komuz players from Kyrgyzstan at the World Nomad Games 2016 Opening ceremony was awarded Guinness World Record!
Almost half of them were students from all universities of the Kyrgyz Republic, the rest were teachers. Most of them came to the event and played komuz only because they wanted others to enjoy the performance and learn about Kyrgyzstan. It was really a great event and organized on the high level based on the feedback and reports of tourists, visitors, and local media.