Abai


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Abai

 

(until 1961, the settlement Churubai-Nura), city in Karaganda Oblast, Kazakh SSR, with a population of 32,000 (1968). Abai is at the Karabas railroad station, which lies 30 km southwest of Karaganda on the Tselinograd-Alma-Ata line. The city’s industries include woodworking, house building, and the mining of coal and limestone. The site of the Karaganda State Regional Electric Power Plant, Abai has a mining school and an evening school for power engineering. The city was named in honor of Abai Kunanbaev.

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At the edge of the 20th century, Abai in his "The Book of Words" speculates on the human destiny and the way of life.
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* Corresponding author: Kazakh National Agrarian University, The Republic of Kazakhstan, Abai Avenue, 8, Almaty, 050010.
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Kazakh National Agrarian University, Abai Street 8, 050002, Almaty, Kazakhstan
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Apparently, the most intellectual of the Kazakh tribes hailed from the northeast, and the giants of Kazakh literature and philosophy, born in awls (nomadic villages) near Semey, were educated in the small city: the national poet Abai Kunanbaev, the philosopher Shakarim Kudaiberdiev (executed during the Stalinist repression of the 1930s but since rehabilitated), and the father of Kazakh literature, Mukhtar Auezov.