The city of Turpan has a population of 250000, of which the Uighurs, ethnic Turkic people of Muslim religion, make up 70%. The Uighurs have their own culture and language which is clearly distinct from the Chinese culture and language.

01 Uighur bread seller and customer 02 Uighur bread seller and customer 03 Uighur carpet seller 04 Elder Uighur men with beard 05 Muslim Uighur men 06 Elder Uighur man with beard
07 Uighur street musicians
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