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Shusha Chess-2022 impresses with its scale

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World-famous chess players have gathered in Azerbaijan’s historical city to take part in Shusha Chess – 2022, Azernews reports. The international chess tournament was co-organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Azerbaijan Chess Federation (ACF) as well as the Shusha City State Reserve to celebrate the 190th …

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Carpet Museum to hold lecture on Shusha carpets

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National Carpet Museum invites you to join a lecture on the Shusha carpets with plots on September 17, Azernews reports, citing the museum. The event participants will be informed about the ideas and artistic structure of the XIX-XX century Shusha carpets kept in the museum, as well as the lifestyle of …

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Azerbaijan joins Festival of National Cultures in Belarus

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An Azerbaijani delegation has participated at the Festival of National Cultures held on the occasion of the 855th anniversary of the city of Gomel, Belarus. At the festival, the representatives of the “Congress of Azerbaijani Communities” of Belarus demonstrated the culture, traditions, and national cuisine of Azerbaijani people. The visitors …

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Centuries-old literary tradition revives in Shusha

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Centuries-old Majlis-Uns literary circle is currently enjoying a remarkable revival in Azerbaijan’s cultural center, Azernews reports. Majlis-Uns is a literary circle that operated in the second half of the 19th century in the city of Shusha under the leadership of the poetess, daughter of the last Karabakh khan Khurshidbanu Natavan. …

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Trip of Azerbaijani NGOs to Shusha continues

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A trip of expanded delegation of operating in Azerbaijan Non-government organizations (NGOs) to Shusha city continues, Trend reports. According to head of the Presidential Administration’s Department for Work with non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and Communications Vusal Guliyev, trip organized by Council of State Support to NGOs, will end tomorrow. Among the 500 people …

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Azerbaijani FM meets up with UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador

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On September 3, 2022, Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov received UNESCO’s Goodwill Ambassador for Cultural Diplomacy Hedva Ser, Azernews reports, citing the ministry. Minister Jeyhun Bayramov noted with satisfaction the activities of Hedva Ser for peace in the world and the numerous projects implemented in this regard. He expressed his gratitude …

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Azerbaijani musicians to perform at Tsinandali Festival in Georgia

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Azerbaijani musicians will perform at the “Tsinandali-2022” international classical music festival, to be held in Georgia on September 2-11. The festival will take place at the historic Tsinandali Estate located in the heart of the Georgian region of Kakheti, Georgia’s premier winemaking region. Tsinandali Festival, which`s primary focus is on …

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