Safiye Menaeva’s Secret of Longevity

A native of Urkusta (Peredovoye) village Safiye Menaeva turns 90 this year. The secret to longevity, she says, is to patiently accept life in all its manifestations. This is how Safiye-khanym herself lives, born in the hungry year of 1933, who survived the war, deportation and difficult return to her homeland.