Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, June 9 / Trend H. Hasanov /
Days of Culture of Turkmenistan in Belarus, which will last till June 12, was opened in Minsk today.
The agreement on this action was reached during the talks at the high level during President Gurbanguly Berdimuhammadov's visit to Minsk in early 2010.
The opening ceremony will be held in the Concert Hall of the Belarusian State Philharmonic Society, and an exhibition of works of decorative and applied arts of Turkmenistan has been organized in the capital's National History Museum. Also demonstration of the Turkmen films is planned.
"The rich history of friendly nations, their contribution to world culture, the manifestation of much interest in the spiritual life of each other are the basis of the Turkmen-Belarusian cooperation in the cultural sphere. It is possible to know people well just through the history, culture and art Turkmen State News Service Dovlet Habarlari reported today.
An event dedicated to the great Turkmen poet Makhtumkuli Fraghi held in the Astrakhan region of Russia, Azerbaijan and other countries.