An evening dedicated to the Day of Poetry of Makhtumkuli was held in Japan
On June 28, 2021, at the Embassy of Turkmenistan in Japan, together with the International Center for the Arts of Japan, a creative evening dedicated to the 30th anniversary of Independence of Turkmenistan, as well as to the Day of Workers of Culture and Art of Turkmenistan and the poetry of the great poet and thinker Makhtumkuli Fraghi was held.
The event was attended by representatives of creative and scientific circles, writers, as well as students of higher educational institutions.
At the beginning of the evening, Ambassador of Turkmenistan to Japan G. Elyasov congratulated the participants on the Day of Workers of Culture and Art of Turkmenistan and Poetry of Makhtumkuli, and then spoke about the life and work of the great Turkmen poet and thinker.
After that, the participants were shown a video about the life and creative path of Makhtumkuli Fraghi. A small concert was organized with playing the dutar and reading poetry of the outstanding poet.
At the end of the evening, all participants were presented with a collection of Makhtumkuli's poems translated into Japanese.