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Kyrgyzstan: Djumash Durusaliev

A poem to capture the spirit of every nation competing at the 2012 Games. Djumash Durusaliev reads an extract from Kyrgyzstan's poem, Nomad in the Sunset by Roza Mukasheva.

Kyrgyzstan's poem grasps the history of this vast land and its people in an extract from Nomad in the Sunset by Roza Mukasheva translated by Hamid Ismailov and read by violinist Djumash Durusaliev.

Poetry 2012 - The Written World, a BBC collaboration with The Scottish Poetry Library, creating a unique picture of the nations of the world in verse.

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