COVID-19 in Dushanbe

May 25, 2020

N o corner of the Earth has escaped Covid-19, including Tajikistan. Despite a long denial of the virus’s existence in the country, closing its border and the reality of people dying of “pneumonia,” the Covid -19 virus arrived. 

The Boulder Teahouse Sign

April 26, 2020

When the Cold War, a geopolitical tension between the Soviet Union and the United States, did not seem to de-escalate, alliance between the cities was a possibility to alleviate and thaw the rivalry.  

Maruf's Return to Boulder

April 10, 2020

In 2018, Marufjon Mirakhmatov, Tajik restoration craftsman, worked on Teahouse restoration and co-taught Central Asian Design and restoration at the University of Colorado Boulder - Environmental Design. 

A New Employee Joins Boulder-Dushanbe Sister Cities

April 8, 2020

Itgelmaa Chavgaa recently joined BDSC as the Communications Assistant to the organization’s leadership board. She has been working in this capacity since December, 2019.  

Navruz 2020 Cancellation

March 13, 2020

Every year, we celebrate Navruz, the Persian New Year, at the “Tajik Fair” on the plaza just north of the Teahouse in Boulder. This is an all day celebration when we invite guests for dinner, live music, dancing, and Persian delicacies.  


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