Maidan

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Maidan (versions: maydan, midan, meydan, majdan or mayadeen; ميدان‎, maydān) may refer to:

Places[edit]

Squares and parks[edit]

In Egypt[edit]

In India[edit]

In other countries[edit]

  • Freedom Square, Tbilisi, or Tavisuplebis Moedani, the central square of Tbilisi, capital of Georgia
  • Maidaan-e naqsh-e jehaan, or Naqsh-e Jahan Square, a square in the centre of Isfahan, Iran
  • Maydan al Shajara, a town square in Benghazi, Libya
  • Taksim Meydanı, or Taksim Square, a square situated in the European part of Istanbul, Turkey
  • Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Майдан Незалежності), Independence Square, the central square of Kiev, capital of Ukraine
  • Tahrir Square, Sana'a, or Maidan at-Tahrir, Sana'a, Yemen
  • Bara Maidan (Large Square). Nazimabad, Karachi, Pakistan.

Towns and villages[edit]

In Afghanistan[edit]

In Iran[edit]

In Poland[edit]

In Serbia[edit]

In Syria[edit]

In Turkey[edit]

In Ukraine[edit]

In other countries[edit]

Other kinds of place[edit]

Surname[edit]

Media[edit]

  • Maidan Daily, an Urdu-language daily newspaper published in Peshawar, Pakistan
  • Karaoke on the Maidan, a Ukrainian TV programme
  • Maidan (film), a 2014 documentary film about civil protests in Ukraine
  • Al Mayadeen, a pan-Arabist satellite television channel launched on 11 June 2012 in Beirut, Lebanon

Politics[edit]

  • Euromaidan, a political movement in Ukraine for association with Europe and resignation of Viktor Yanukovych as President
  • Automaidan, a civic movement in Ukraine that uses (car-)patrolling as a means of protest
  • Anti-Maidan, a pro-government political movement in Ukraine during the course of the Euromaidan movement

Other[edit]