PEARLS OF MUSLIM WORLD AMONG MASTERPIECES OF HUMANITY

10.11.2003 [18:22]
Secretary General of UNESCO Koichiro Matsuura announced the list of 28 pearls of non-material and folklore heritage. The list also includes Azerbaijani mughams among the masterpieces of humanity.
Worthy is ...

RIGHTS OF CHILD DEDICATED

10.11.2003 [17:29]
Under the financial assistance of the UNISEF representation in Azerbaijan and support of the ministry of education the youth organization ‘Reliable future’ conducted national tender of placards and paintings on ...

‘AHMAD HARADADIR’ MARKS ITS ANNIVERSARY

10.11.2003 [16:51]
The film “Ahmed haradadir?,” which /‘Where is Ahmed’/ produced in 1963 at the Baku film studio named after J.Jabbarly, has marked its 40th anniversary. It was marked at ‘Nizami’ movie ...

AZERBAIJANI MUGHAM AMONG WORLD MASTERPIECES

08.11.2003 [16:57]
On 7 November, at the UNESCO HQ in Paris was held a ceremony on the occasion of including non-material and folklore heritage of the countries to the list of masterpieces ...

EXHIBITION OF YOUNG ARCHITECTS OPENED

08.11.2003 [13:59]
A joint personal exhibition of Elchin Iskenderov and Ilgar Balakishiyev opened in the Azerbaijan University of Architecture and Arts. Genre of portrait, drawing and painting mostly aroused interest of audience. ...

AZERBAIJAN SCIENTIST TO READ LECTURE IN US

07.11.2003 [15:33]
Rector of Baku Slavonic University, professor Kamal Abdullayev was invited to the most ancient research institute of the United States - Harriman Institute of the Columbian University to read lecture. ...

ANNIVERSARY OF AZERBAIJANI COMPOSER DEDICATED

06.11.2003 [17:27]
This year the prominent Azerbaijani composer, People’s Artist of the USSR, pedagogue and public figure Gara Garayev would turn his 85. On this occasion, in Moscow, at the Rakhmaninov Hall ...

RASUL HAMZATOV PASSED AWAY

04.11.2003 [14:42]
The well-known Avar poet with world famous, Hero of Socialist Labor, Lenin and State Prize winner Rasul Hamzat oglu Hamzatov has passed away. He was born in 1932 in the ...

INTERNATIONAL TOURS OF BAKU MUNICIPAL THEATER

03.11.2003 [22:04]
Creative delegation of the Baku Municipal Theater, led by its director, People’s Artist of Azerbaijan, State Prize winner, MP professor Amalya Panahova participated at the international theater festival in the ...

“WOMEN FOR PEACE” EXHIBITION LAUNCHED

03.11.2003 [21:12]
An exhibition of pictures entitled “Women for Peace” was arranged in the Shirvanshahs’ Palace within the UNIFEM’s regional project “Women in conflict preventing and peacemaking process in the South Caucasus”. ...

JUBILEE OF FAMOUS ENGLISH WRITER MARKED

03.11.2003 [18:44]
A scientific session, dedicated to the 85th anniversary of the prominent representative of the English literature of XX century, writer-publicist James Aldridge, was held at the Nizami Ganjavi Museum of ...

PERFORMANCE OF AZERBAIJAN COMPATRIOT AROUSED INTEREST IN LONDON

01.11.2003 [19:54]
According to the State Committee on work with Azerbaijanis residing abroad, Azerbaijani violinist Nazrin Rashidova obtaining her musical education in the Great Britain performed in London.
At the concert dedicated ...

BOOK ON KARABAKH PRESENTED

31.10.2003 [16:08]
On 30 October, at the International Press Center was held presentation of the book of the British journalist Thomas de Vaala “Black Garden” (Garabag), narrating on the Nagorno Karabakh conflict. ...

FESTIVAL OF CHILDREN PLAYS

28.10.2003 [17:43]
The opening ceremony of the Festival of children’s plays was held in the State Children’s Theatre at the initiative of the Ministries of Culture, Youth, Sports and Tourism through sponsorship ...

“WOMEN FOR PEACE” FUNCTION HELD

28.10.2003 [17:42]
Baku office of the regional project “Women in prevention of conflicts and peace building in South Caucasus” of the UN Women Development Fund (UNIFEM) and non-governmental organization Labyrinth-group held a ...

REGULAR PLENUM OF THE UNION OF COMPOSERS TO BE HELD

28.10.2003 [17:06]
The Union of composers and State Philharmonic Society after M.Magomayev have initiated a regular plenum dedicated to the works of Azerbaijani composers created for the Folk Instruments Orchestra will be ...

AZERBAIJANI SCHOOL OPENED IN TASHKENT

24.10.2003 [13:25]
Azerbaijani school attached to the Azerbaijani Cultural Center was founded in Tashkent.
Opening ceremony was attended by representatives of center, officials of Azerbaijan Embassy in Uzbekistan, parents and students. Here, ...

WOMEN FOR PEACE

23.10.2003 [17:58]
Within the framework of the regional project of UN Development Fund for Women ‘Women for the Prevention of Conflicts and Peace Building in Southern Caucasus’ 12 monumental pictures on the ...

DEDICATED TO THE INTEGRATION OF CAUCASIAN NATIONS CULTURE INTO THE WORLD’S CULTURE

22.10.2003 [15:38]
A three-day meeting dedicated to the ‘Integration of culture of Caucasian nations into the world’s culture’ was carried out in Paris on the initiative of outstanding French film director Dominique ...