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Turkmenistan is get acquainted with the cultural traditions of Saudi Arabia
19 Apr
Turkmenistan is get acquainted with the cultural traditions of Saudi Arabia

On April 18, 2019, inauguration of the Days of Culture of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia took place in Ashgabat, organized by the Ministry of Media of Saudi Arabia and the Ministry of Culture of our country. This is reported by the State News Agency of Turkmenistan.

The current action is designed to promote and expand Turkmen-Saudi contacts in the humanitarian sphere. For the current creative forum in Turkmenistan arrived leaders and specialists of cultural institutions, creative teams, masters of folk crafts.

The ceremonial opening of the Days of Culture of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia was held at the Mukam Palace.

The first event of the Days was a concert by artists of a friendly state on the stage of the Mukam Palace. His program included performances of folk instrumental and vocal groups that performed folk melodies and lyric songs.

Vivid national costumes of artists and original sound of ancient musical instruments gave a special flavor to the concert numbers. Loud applause of the audience became an assessment of the high skill of the guests, passing from generation to generation folk traditions of their people.

Of course, this wonderful holiday gave the people of Turkmenistan the opportunity to get closer acquainted with the heritage and modern life of the people of Saudi Arabia, as well as its customs.