17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile
Shanyrak (ceiling of Kazakh traditional house "Yurt")

It is a photo of "Yurt" (Kazakh traditional house), specifically of its ceiling that has an open circle part with the view of the sky. "yurt" itself is the house of our ancestors, who were nomads.

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Date Taken: 07.2018
Date Uploaded: 05.2019
Photo Location: Kazakhstan
Copyright: © Maral Nuridin