In Kyrgyzstan, the old man arranged the dwelling in sorrow

© RIA Novosti / Oleg Elastokinematic in fotobanka in Kyrgyzstan. Archival photoIn Kyrgyzstan, the old man arranged the dwelling in sorrow© RIA Novosti / Oleg Elastokinematic the image Bank


The old man settled in a cave in the Jalalabad region of Kyrgyzstan. The crew of Sputnik Kyrgyzstan visited in his unusual home.

As told 68-year-old Tolon Mamarasulov, he moved here in 1995 with my family. Over the years he and his wife raised five children, four of whom now live in the city.

«I was paralyzed. Once I saw this mountain with a cave, and I moved here. Here I was able to recover» — said Mamarasulov.

The old man dug in the mountain pit. While working, he found shards of jars and animal bones – evidence that earlier people lived here.

Despite the fact that the man preaching Islam, he is interested in shamanism. Still Tolon meditates and plays the komuz (Kyrgyz national stringed instrument – Sputnik.) — by education he is a musician.

In Kyrgyzstan, the old man arranged the dwelling in sorrow

In addition, Mamarasulov collects stones with the «drawings» and branches, like letters. For this, he was taken to a separate area and has called it his «Museum.»

Despite the lack of electricity and other modern conveniences, Mamarasulov and his family say they are glad to be closer to nature. They provide lodging and assistance to all who use them, and local residents come to him to pray and receive a blessing.