Religion islam in the first years of soviet power in Kazakhstan (1920-1930)

  • Т. О. Аманкулов Egyptian University of Islamic culture “Nur-Mubarak”


In the article examined and in a religiously-historical aspect position of islam is analysed in Kazakhstan in 1920-1930. Considerable geopolitical changes and globalization processes, what be going on in the modern world in the last decades, compel newly to give a glance on the role of islam in him. An islam becomes more ponderable factor in a worldwide policy. Actuality of study of islam in Central Asia in the epoch of globalization is conditioned by the considerable strengthening of positions of azakh fundamentalism and strengthening of his influence in a number of moslem countries, including in moslem Central Asia. In this connection research results can be useful to understanding of historical essence of socially-religious processes, flowing in the first years of Soviet power in Kazakhstan and in contiguous regions. The aim of the study is to analyze the position of Islam in Kazakhstan in 1920-1930 years. The study uses a historical approach aimed at identifying the historical processes of cause-effect relationships and theoretical methods as induction and analysis. On the basis of study of vast circle of sources and present for today theoretical material the historical processes of islam are investigational in 1920-1930th, id est in the soviet period of the azakh people.Key words: islam religion, Soviet government, кazakh society, Turkestan edge, muslim population, debt, atheistic power, representatives of islam religion, soviet East, spiritual faith.
How to Cite
АМАНКУЛОВ, Т. О.. Religion islam in the first years of soviet power in Kazakhstan (1920-1930). Journal of Philosophy, Culture and Political Science, [S.l.], v. 59, n. 1, p. 165-172, aug. 2018. ISSN 1563-0307. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 19 aug. 2018.