“Shining star of the Caucasus - Azerbaijan” book published in Hungarian language
The “Shining star of the Caucasus - Azerbaijan” book, co-authored by famous Hungarian scientist, Dr. Borbala Obrusanszky and chairman of the Public Union “Recognition of Genocide Truths” Jeyhun Alakbarov, has been published in Hungarian language. The book features full information about Azerbaijan`s culture, tourism, history, economy and ...
Azerbaijan Museum of Miniature Books entered Guinness Book of World Records

Azerbaijan Museum of Miniature Books entered Guinness Book of World Records

23.01.2015 [21:20]
The world’s first private Museum of Miniature Books located in Icheri Sheher Historical and Architectural Reserve has been entered the Guinness Book of World Records as the world's largest collection of miniature books. Founder and creator of the museum ...
Australian Ancient Origins portal publishes article on ancient monuments of Azerbaijan

Australian Ancient Origins portal publishes article on ancient monuments of Azerbaijan

23.01.2015 [17:57]
Australian Ancient Origins portal has published an article titled “The Early Temples and Monuments of the Alban People in Ancient Azerbaijan”. The article reads: “The territories of ancient Azerbaijan, known as Caucasian Albania covered a wide area and was populated by many prehistoric tribes ...
Azerbaijan to attend opening ceremony of “Mary-2015 cultural capital of Turkish world”

Azerbaijan to attend opening ceremony of “Mary-2015 cultural capital of Turkish world”

22.01.2015 [15:40]
Head of Department at the Azerbaijani ministry of culture and tourism Fikrat Babayev, a group of musicians will attend the opening ceremony of “Mary-2015 cultural capital of Turkish world”. The ceremony will be held at Mary, Turkmenistan on January 27. ...
Azerbaijani movies to join Varesh International Short Film

Azerbaijani movies to join Varesh International Short Film

22.01.2015 [10:25]
Azerbaijani movies will join the 8th edition of Varesh International Short Film Festival to last from January 19 to February 22 in Iran. The Festival will be hosted by Iran and attended by filmmakers from Caspian region countries. The festival includes such documentary films of "Azanfilm" studio as "Melting Island", "Inheritance", "Lahic" as well as the animated film ...
YAY gallery to present solo exhibition by German artists Margret Eicher

YAY gallery to present solo exhibition by German artists Margret Eicher

22.01.2015 [10:00]
YAY gallery on January 29 will host the first exhibition in 2015 by German artist Margret Eicher’s solo exhibition “Regime of Images”. Margret Eicher is a German conceptual artist specializing in tapestry. Margret is famous for her enormous tapestries, in which she combines ...
Azerbaijani Ambassador meets Jordanian Minister of Culture

Azerbaijani Ambassador meets Jordanian Minister of Culture

21.01.2015 [18:48]
Azerbaijan`s Ambassador in Amman Sabir Aghabeyov has met Jordanian Minister of Culture Lana Mamkegh. Speaking on the fraternal relations between the two countries, Minister Lana Mamkegh noted that the personal friendship between the heads of states played an important role in strengthening the bilateral ties. “The high level of existing bilateral political ties makes ...
Azerbaijani People's Artist to perform in Jaipur Literature Festival in India   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Azerbaijani People's Artist to perform in Jaipur Literature Festival in India VIDEO

19.01.2015 [18:10]
Azerbaijani People's Artist Alim Gasimov will give a concert in the Jaipur Literature Festival in India. During the concert, the Azerbaijani mugham singer will share the stage with his daughter Fargana Gasimova. ...

TEAS to pay tribute to Khojaly victims

19.01.2015 [17:59]
The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) will commemorate Khojaly victims in Paris on February 23. "FeMusa" ensemble and its director, Azerbaijani violinist Nazrin Rashidova ...
Heydar Aliyev Foundation-organized Days of Azerbaijani Culture open in Megeve, France

Heydar Aliyev Foundation-organized Days of Azerbaijani Culture open in Megeve, France

19.01.2015 [16:07]
Another event was organized within the framework of the project “Cultural Treasures of Azerbaijan – A Pearl of the Caucasus” being implemented with the objective of more closely introducing Azerbaijan in France, with the organizational support of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and assistance by Azerbaijan’s Embassy in France. Opening of the Days of Azerbaijani Culture took place in the city ...

Romanian National Culture Day celebrated in Azerbaijan

16.01.2015 [14:40]
Romanian National Culture Day was celebrated in Azerbaijan. Ambassador of Romania talked about the importance of this day for Romanian people, as well as about excellent bilateral relations ...

UN to host presentation of “Baku Process” and 3rd World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue

15.01.2015 [15:51]
Presentation of the “Baku Process” and the 3rd World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue on January 27 will be held at the UN Headquarters. The presentation ceremony will be organized by the Azerbaijani minister of culture and tourism, Azerbaijani ...
Photos of Heydar Aliyev Centre become winner of 2014 Arcaid images Architectural Photography awards

Photos of Heydar Aliyev Centre become winner of 2014 Arcaid images Architectural Photography awards

15.01.2015 [15:11]
Photos of Heydar Aliyev Centre become the winners of the 2014 Arcaid Images Architectural Photography awards. The Awards have been announced at the World Architecture Festival (WAF) in Singapore ...
President of Azerbaijan issues order on marking Bakhtiyar Vahabzade’s 90th jubilee

President of Azerbaijan issues order on marking Bakhtiyar Vahabzade’s 90th jubilee

14.01.2015 [20:18]
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has issued an order on marking 90th jubilee of the prominent Azerbaijani poet Bakhtiyar Vahabzade. Taking into account proposals of the Union of Writers, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, the National Academy of Sciences and Ministry of Education shall develop and realize a plan of events ...
Young vocalist to perform a concert program in London

Young vocalist to perform a concert program in London

14.01.2015 [15:23]
Young and talented vocalist Ramil Gasimov will perform with a concert program called “I eulogize you, my Modern Azerbaijan” in London. The concert program will feature joint performance of the London Symphony Orchestra and Azerbaijani singer Ramil Gasimov and perform ...
Azerbaijani People's Artist performs in Iran

Azerbaijani People's Artist performs in Iran

13.01.2015 [09:58]
Azerbaijani People's Artist Alim Qasimov gave a concert at the "Vahdat” Palace in Tehran, Iran. During the concert, Azerbaijani mugham singer shared the stage with his daughter Farghana Qasimova. Tehran Symphony Orchestra was accompanying Alim Qasimov. ...

Romanian National Culture Day to be celebrated in Azerbaijan

12.01.2015 [14:51]
On January 15, 2015 in Azerbaijan will be celebrated Romanian National Culture Day (the day when National Poet of Romania Mihai Eminescu was born 165 years ago). Azerbaijan is a strategic partner for Romania and the relations between our countries are strongly developing ...
2015 fashion trends or how you can chose your own pattern?   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

2015 fashion trends or how you can chose your own pattern? VIDEO

12.01.2015 [11:33]
Red, blue, golden and yellow colours will dominate fashion trends in 2015. This year in Azerbaijan too, fashion trends and colors are among key issues women are interested in. ...
Azerbaijani People's Artist to perform in Iran

Azerbaijani People's Artist to perform in Iran

09.01.2015 [10:37]
Azerbaijani People's Artist Alim Qasimov will give a concert at the Vahdat Palace in Tehran, Iran. During the concert, Azerbaijani mugham singer will share the stage with his daughter Farghana Qasimova. Tehran Symphony Orchestra ...