Baku, November 19, AZERTAC
The first Indonesian Cultural Festival has opened at the International Mugham Center.
A display of the diversity of Indonesia, the two-day festival is organized by the Indonesian Embassy in Baku.
In his remarks at the opening ceremony, Indonesian Ambassador Husnan Bey Fananie described the exhibition as a good opportunity to promote a diverse, colorful and multicultural Indonesia. He said a 150-man Indonesian delegation attends the festival.
Azerbaijani Culture and Tourism Minister Abulfas Garayev said the exhibition is part of a series of events under a Year of Multiculturalism in Azerbaijan.
The festival will present the cultural performances such as dances and musical performances from several part of Indonesia.
The event will also serve as a showcase of the people-to-people relation between Indonesia and Azerbaijan.