‘Illustrations to Abai’s Book of Words’ initiative seeks to reveal creativeness of young Kazakhstanis NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Over 300 illustrations to Abai’s Book of Words made by children from all over the country have been received as part of the initiative to once again familiarize the youth with the works of the great Kazakh poet, whose 175th anniversary the country marks this year, Kazinform reports.
Abai’s Book of Words in Czech presented PRAGUE. KAZINFORM On October 29 as part of celebrations of the 175th anniversary of Abai the Kazakh Embassy in Czech Republic jointly with the National Academic Library of Kazakhstan held an online presentation of the Book of Words of Abai translated into Czech.
Ulaanbaatar hosts open class dedicated to Abai, the Son of the Great Steppe NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On October 28, 2020, an open class on the topic «Abai – Son of the Great Steppe», devoted to the 175th anniversary of the outstanding Kazakh poet-educator Abai, was held at the International School «Elite» in Ulaanbaatar.
Tokayev’s ‘Abai and Kazakhstan in the 21st century’ book presented in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – A presentation of a book containing Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev «Abai and Kazakhstan in the 21st century» article in six UN official languages took place during the national scientific and practical conference themed «Legacy of Abai», Kazinform correspondent reports.
‘Images from the Opera Abai’ exhibition to be held in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On November 8, «Images from the Opera Abai» exhibition opens at the Astana Opera. The exhibition is dedicated to the 175th anniversary of the great educator, thinker, philosopher, poet and composer Abai, Kazinform has learnt from Astana Opera’s press service.
Abai and Al Farabi monuments unveiled in Turkestan TURKESTAN. KAZINFORM Monuments on the occasion of the 175th anniversary of Kazakh poet Abai and 1150th anniversary of the world-known scientist, thinker Abu Nasr Al Farabi were opened in Turkestan, the press service of the Governor of Turkestan region reports.
Kazakh President met with Abai scholars SEMEY. KAZINFORM President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev visited the exhibition featuring rare works of Abai, books published within The World of Abai series, also multivolume work of Doctor of Letters, professor Mekemtas Myrzakhmetuly devoted to the works of the poet, the Akorda press service reports.
Head of State: Great Abai is a genius with a global reach SEMEY. KAZINFORM – President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev’s working trip to the city of Semey began with the unveiling ceremony of the Uly akyn Abai uldarymen monument dated to the 175th anniversary of the great Kazakh poet and thinker, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Kazakhstan and Romania discuss strengthening of cultural coop BUCHAREST. KAZINFORM Kazakh Ambassador Nurbakh Rustemov met with Culture Minister of Romania Bogdan Gheorghiu to debate opportunities for further strengthening of cultural cooperation between the states, the Kazakh MFA’s press service informs.
Abai Centre of Kazakh Literature unveiled in Malaysia KUALA LUMPUR. KAZINFORM The Abai Centre of Kazakh Literature and Culture was opened at the National Library of Malaysia in Kuala Lumpur as part of celebrations of the 175th anniversary of great Kazakh poet and thinker Abai, the Kazakh MFA’s Telegram Channel reads.
Abai is the mirror of Kazakh civilization, view NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Abai is the mirror of Kazakh civilization, head of the Kazakh Language and Turkology Faculty at Nazarbayev University, professor Uli Schamiloglu told Abai and Humanism international forum devoted to the 175th anniversary of great poet and philosopher.
Creative evening of Abai and al-Farabi held in Ulaanbaatar ULAANBAATAR. KAZINFORM - On October 2, 2020, in Ulaanbaatar, the Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Mongolia organised the «Creative Evening of Abai and al-Farabi» devoted to the 175th Anniversary of the great poet-educator Abai and the 1150th Anniversary of the outstanding philosopher Abu Nasr al-Farabi, Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakh MFA's press service.