November 19, 2018

Inauguration of Nasimi’s bust takes place in Moscow

Inauguration of a bust of Imadeddin Nasimi, great Azerbaijani poet of the 14th – 15th centuries, took place in the Moscow State International Relations Institute, November 19.


Vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva attended the inauguration ceremony.


Inauguration of Nasimi’s bust took place in the framework of the Nasimi-Poetry, Art and Morality Festival held in Moscow, with the organizational support of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, supported by the Embassy of Azerbaijan in Russia.


Leyla Aliyeva addressed the ceremony.


Then, Leyla Aliyeva read her own poem.


Rector of the Institute, academician Anatoli Torkunov and ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the Russian Federation Polad Bulbuloghlu spoke at the ceremony.


At the opening ceremony, actor of the Yevgeny Vakhtangov Moscow State Academic Theatre Eldar Tramov read Nasimi’s poems, accompanied by tarzan Gorkhmaz Akhundov.