Azerbaijani national pavilion receives special award at Beijing Expo 2019 exhibition

09.10.2019 [10:47]
Azerbaijan’s national pavilion has received the Special Award and ranked second at the Beijing Expo 2019 exhibition for its exterior-interior design and composition. Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, Belgium, Singapore and the Netherlands were also among the countries who ...

Baku sightseeing

08.10.2019 [16:14]
By the 11th and 12th centuries, Baku had become a large commercial seaport on the Caspian Sea. For safety reasons, the Shirvanshah dynasty initiated a large-scale building project to strengthen the city’s fortification works. A fortress, protected ...

9th Cultural Routes Annual Advisory Forum held in Romania

05.10.2019 [10:21]
The 9th Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe Annual Advisory Forum 2019 “Cultural Routes for Cultural Tourism" has been held in Sibiu, Romania. An employee of Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Culture, Vugar Mammadov attended the ...

Postage stamps commemorating Imadaddin Nasimi issued

03.10.2019 [08:48]
The Heydar Aliyev Center has hosted a presentation of “Imadaddin Nasimi-650” postage stamps issued by Azermarka LLC. The event was held as part of the closing ceremony of the 2nd Nasimi Festival of Poetry, Arts and Spirituality, ...

Vice-President of Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva attends presentation of documentary “Light behind window”

01.10.2019 [20:22]
A documentary “Light behind window” has been premiered as part of the Nasimi Festival of Poetry, Arts and Spirituality. Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, author and general producer Leyla Aliyeva and Arzu Aliyeva attended the ...

Azerbaijani filmmakers hosted in Los Angeles

01.10.2019 [14:09]
Azerbaijan’s Consulate General in Los Angeles hosted a reception for Azerbaijani filmmakers visiting the U.S. within the framework of State Department’s International Visitor Leadership Program. Co-organized by Azerbaijan’s Consulate General and ...

“Speaking Walls” and “Designing a Hope” projects presented in Gala settlement

30.09.2019 [23:41]
“Speaking Walls” urban art project and “Designing a Hope” project have been presented in Gala settlement as part of the Nasimi festival. Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva and Arzu Aliyeva attended the event ...

Leyla. Fons Vitae poetry performance presented

30.09.2019 [21:15]
“Leyla. Fons Vitae” – a poetry performance has been presented as part of the second Nasimi Festival of Poetry, Arts and Spirituality at Magsud Ibrahimbayov Creative Center. Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva and Arzu Aliyeva were among the audience ...

BP contributes to Nasimi’s 650th anniversary celebrations

30.09.2019 [13:15]
BP has presented a fundamental research book in English about Imadaddin Nasimi - one of Azerbaijan’s and the world’s great literary names. The public presentation of the book was held in the Shirvanshahs’ Palace, the Old City of Baku, as part of the ...

Chamber & Organ Music Hall hosts concert program as part of second Nasimi Festival

29.09.2019 [12:00]
A concert program has been held at Chamber & Organ Music Hall of Azerbaijan State Philharmonic as part of the second Nasimi Festival of Poetry, Arts and Spirituality. The concert featured the performance of Tallinn Boys Choir (Estonia) and Ensemble Horizonte (Germany) ...

Nasimi Festival features Argonauts international inclusive show

28.09.2019 [22:27]
The Argonauts international inclusive show prepared by Candoco dance company in collaboration with Lost Dog and "Face in" and You and I Know" shows by Candoco Dance Company have been presented at the Azerbaijan State Academic National Drama ...

Russian scientist Alexey Sitnikov gives lecture at International Mugham Center

28.09.2019 [20:36]
As part of the second Nasimi Festival of Poetry, Arts and Spirituality, Russian scientist Alexey Sitnikov has delivered a lecture on the theme "Karmalogic. 54 laws of destiny" at International Mugham Center. Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva attended the event ...

“Manuscripts by Nasimi in world libraries” exhibition launched at National Library

27.09.2019 [20:00]
An opening ceremony of the “Manuscripts by Nasimi in world libraries” book exhibition has been held at Azerbaijan National Library named after Mırza Fatali Akhundov. Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva attended the event ...

Naftalan - white gold of Azerbaijan

26.09.2019 [18:23]
Azerbaijan is extraordinarily generously endowed with a variety of natural resources that are used in medicine. Many of them, such as thermal springs, therapeutic mud, salt caves are scattered all over the country. But one natural phenomenon is so ...

Carpet Museum to launch exhibition on 650th anniversary of Imaddaddin Nasimi

26.09.2019 [16:25]
The Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum will host the carpet sketch exhibition dedicated to the 650th anniversary of the great poet-philosopher Imadaddin Nasimi. Director of the Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum Shirin Malikova and People’s Artist Eldar ...

Baku to host 4th Eurasian Literary Festival

26.09.2019 [09:42]
The 4th LiFFt Eurasian Literary Festival will be held in Baku from September 30 to October 3. The organizers of the festival are the Eurasian Peoples` Assembly and the International Humanitarian Foundation "LiFFt" of the Russian Federation. The co-organizers of the festival in Azerbaijan are the Heydar Aliyev Center ...

Mugham - national heritage of Azerbaijan, pearl of world music art

25.09.2019 [18:42]
Mugham, a national heritage of Azerbaijan, is a pearl of the world music art. The meaning of the word “Mugham” is interpreted as “God sent music”. And for its numerous admirers - it is not only a beautiful lyrical melody, but also a state of mind, a way to merge with the world and a kind ...

Famous Canadian and Azerbaijani musicians to perform at Mugham Center

24.09.2019 [20:23]
Renowned Canadian cellist Velitchka Yotcheva and honored artist of Azerbaijan, pianist Murad Huseynov will perform at the International Mugham Center on September 25 as a part of the 11th Uzeyir Hajibeyli International Music Festival. The concert ...

Khinalig - Azerbaijan`s ancient village

24.09.2019 [15:21]
Khinalig is the ancient village in Azerbaijan. The village is located an hour drive along a new road from Guba city. Khinalig has developed its own culture and traditions, and even its own language. The village is over 5,000 years old. For centuries, this ...