On March 3, the traditional game "Kyz-zhigit Sarmerden" was held, it was attended by students of different nationalities. The event was held in the Conference Hall named after Kasym Tynystanov of the Faculty of Economics and management. The audience was the President, Vice-president, teachers and students.

The popular game started with the reading of excerpts from the richest of the epic "Manas". Then the President Prof. Dr. Sebahattin Balcı said that: "Sarmerden is not just an entertainment game, but the only continuation of the traditions of the past”.

The game of boys and girls revived a forgotten tradition. They competed in the knowledge of riddles, proverbs, tongue twisters, and in the performance of folk songs. The audience got real pleasure from their game. According to the results determined by the jury, the game was called "youth won" and ended in a draw.


Prepared by Aksaamay Nazarbay kyzy
Translated by Timur Bapiev