In 2006, the statue of Happy Mother was added to the monument, created by sculptor Ilkhom Jabbarov. Now this small monument is decorating the biggest main park of the city which is called “Mustaqillik Maydoni” – the Place of Independence and surrounded by several governmental buildings, ministries. The symbol of the mother is the image of the country, and the child acts as a symbol of the future or the mother is the earth and the child is Uzbekistan, a new republic.
Place of Independence Tashkent, Uzbekistan
The Place of Independence is a top recommended place to visit in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Every traveler should add the Place of Independence and the Memorial for “Victims of the World War II” situated in it.