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Composition dedicated to Shusha wins international prize


The worldwide competition awarded third place to the classical music composition honouring Shusha, the cultural centre of Azerbaijan, Azernews reports. Austrian composer, music theorist, and ethnomusicologist Aria Torkanbouri wrote the song “Shusha Resounds” in 2021. “Shusha Resounds” is a piece devoted to the memory of Uzeyir Hajibeyli, a renowned Azerbaijani composer, musicologist, …

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Shahdag National Park turns seventeen

Shahdag National Park

Seventeen years have passed since the establishment of the Shahdag National Park. Founded in 2006, the Shahdag National Park has become one of the most exciting places for tourists. The park is a perfect place to experience the awe and wonders of nature. The park was laid in an area …

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Culinary delights of Turkic countries demonstrated in Shusha


The Turkic countries are known for their rich and diverse culinary traditions that have been shaped by centuries of history and cultural exchange. The Turkic countries, which include Azerbaijan, Turkiye, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Turkmenistan, boast a wide variety of dishes that showcase their rich culinary legacy. From mouthwatering meat …

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Nizami Ganjavi Int’l Center hosts high-level meeting in Vienna


A high-level meeting under the theme “Bridging the Global Divide: The Role of Central Asia and the Caucasus in Restoring Global Connectivity” has been held in Austria. The event was co-organized by Nizami Ganjavi International Center (NGIC), the Center for International Relations and Sustainable Development (CIRSD) and the Diplomatic Academy …

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Belarus holds event dubbed Carpet Weaving Art of Azerbaijan


In order to promote Azerbaijani culture, a presentation dubbed Azerbaijani Carpet Weaving Art was held at the Minsk International Women’s Club, consisting of spouses of ambassadors, diplomats and foreign representatives operating in Belarus, Azernews reports. The Azerbaijani Embassy in Belarus said that the wife of Ambassador Ulvi Bakhshaliyev, the spouses of the …

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Baku to host Azerbaijan Fashion Week

Azerbaijan Fashion Week

Baku will host Azerbaijan Fashion Week on December 3. The event is organised with the support of the Culture Ministry as part of the Creative Week to be held from November 29 to December 3, Azernews reports. This large-scale project will attract foreign colleagues to joint cooperation to popularise national and regional …

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