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Festive events devoted to the poetry of Makhtumkuli held in Russia

The day of the Constitution and Poetry of Makhtumkuli was celebrated in Astrakhan

On May 18, 2015 a solemn ceremony of laying flowers at the monument of the great Turkmen poet and philosopher Makhtumkuli Fragi, devoted to the Day of Revival, Unity and Poetry of Makhtumkuli Fragi organized by the Consulate of Turkmenistan in the Russian Federation (Astrakhan), jointly with the administration of the Astrakhan region. 

Heads of the Ministry of International and Foreign Economic Relations of the Astrakhan region, representatives of MFA office of the Russian Federation in Astrakhan, representatives of the Turkmen diaspora and Russian media, as well as the Turkmen students studying in Astrakhan region attended the event.

At the monument of Makhtumkuli participants of the event read the verses of the poet and delivered speeches. In their speeches they stressed, that the verses of the great poet Makhtumkuli didn’t lose their relevance to the present day. The dreams of the great poet about an independent state, peaceful, friendly and happy life of the people became true with gaining the independence of Turkmenistan. Today, in the era of power and happiness, a sovereign Turkmen state, which Makhtumkuli dreamed about, is rapidly moving forward on a light path of progress.

Upon the completion of the main part of the celebrations students from Turkmenistan were awarded with diplomas for active participation and assistance in the organization of cultural events.


Residents of Stavropol celebrated birthday of Makhtumkuli

The ceremony of laying flowers at the monument of the great Turkmen poet and thinker Makhtumkuli also took place in the village Edelbai of Blagodarnensk district, Stavropol region. One must recall that the first monument of Makhtumkuli in Russia was opened in the village Edelbai in May 2008.

Heads of district administrations of Blagodarnensk, representatives of creative intelligentsia and residents of the village Edelbai participated in the event.

Speakers of the event noted that, that the verses of the poet didn’t lose their significance even after many centuries and are popular because they contain teachings that inspire and provide the most favourable impact on people. Within the framework of the solemn event, in front of the monument of Makhtumkuli were read verses of the classic and organized concert by the group of creative amateur performance of Blagodarnen area. 

The evening of creativity Makhtumkuli Fraghi held in Grozny 

The evening of the creativity of the great Turkmen poet and thinker Makhtumkuli Fraghi was organised by the Consulates of Turkmenistan in the Russian Federation (Astrakhan) in Grozny of the Chechen Republic.

 The event was organized by the Ministry of the Chechen Republic of National Policy, External Relations, Press and Information, a regional public organization “Optimum”, Institute of Innovative Development in North Caucasian Federal District.

Representatives of the creative intelligentsia of the Chechen Republic, Dagestan and neighbouring regions of the North Caucasus and Southern Federal District attended the evening of creativity of the great Turkmen poet Muhtumkuli Fragi. 

After the conclusion of the official part of the evening, for the participants and guests was organized concert of performers and folk art.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017