The Ministry of Culture rewards musicians [PHOTO]
January 2, 2022 5:00 p.m. (UTC + 04:00)
By Laman Ismayilova
The Ministry of Culture awarded national actors and musicians with commemorative badges.
The “880th Anniversary of Nizami Ganjavi” badges were awarded for the great contribution in promoting the heritage of the poet.
In his speech, the First Deputy Minister of Culture Elnur Aliyev noted that during the Nizami Ganjavi Year, many events and projects, concerts were successfully organized in the country and abroad, including including the Nizami Ganjavi International Forum last year. Monuments of the poet have been erected in a number of countries.
Elnur Aliyev underlined the great role of artists in the preservation and promotion of cultural heritage and awarded them commemorative badges.
Previously, the Ministry of Culture awarded Baku poets and writers. During the ceremony, Elnur Aliyev underlined the great role of writers in the preservation and promotion of cultural heritage.
Popular writer Chingiz Abdullayev pointed out that Nizami Ganjavi is an Azerbaijani poet, and we are all proud of it. Chingiz Abdullayev said that, unfortunately, one has to face various falsifications.
The Victoria and Albert Museum in London recently twisted the facts about Azerbaijani poet Nizami Ganjavi.
Chingiz Abdullayev added that a letter had been sent to the Victoria and Albert Museum in this regard.
People’s Poet MP Sabir Rustamkhanli, People’s Poet Vahid Aziz and others spoke about the significance of Nizami’s legacy and shared their vision for the development of publishing and literature in Azerbaijan.
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