In Recognition of the Best

The Istiqlol Palace of Arts in the capital Tashkent hosted February 14 a ceremony of awarding the winners of Etirof (Recognition) Award. By tradition, the awarding ritual was accompanied by an enchanting and grandiose concert program and the excitement of winners did not leave anyone indifferent.

Enchanted with Uzbekistan

The Bonum Factum Art Gallery has held a meeting with the famous photographer, worked for 10 years at Time magazine, and now co-operating with the National Geographic magazine, John Stanmeyer. The meeting was attended by already familiar young amateur photographers - members of the group ‘Young Photo of Uzbekistan’, as well as all those interested in the project of the photojournalist.

Sumi-e - Creativity for the Soul

In Japan, they say that to be good at drawing is the art, but another art is the ability to admire the finished painting. For all lovers of Japanese art the Ikuo Hirayama International Caravansarai of Culture opens the report exhibition of the group of Japanese painting - sumi-e.

Theater Pride

The Museum of the Uzbek National Academic Drama Theater has opened a new exhibition about the history, creative path of the theater troupe, and the most famous performances and renowned actors involved in them.

Japanese edition: Alisher Navoi devoted his entire life to the service of justice and goodness

As previously reported, the Soka University hosted an event dedicated to the 576 anniversary of the birth of the outstanding statesman, poet and thinker Alisher Navoi. This event was covered in the Japanese press, particularly the newspaper Seikyu Shimbun.

Display of friendship and cooperation

Artistes of Kyrgyzstan’s Osh state Uzbek-language academic musical drama theatre named after Muhammad Bobur have made a visit to Farghona Region, eastern Uzbekistan.

Extensive Practice

Faced with a lot of unexpected problems, overcoming all difficulties and still adhering to their ideals, students have held a festival with a rich, varied program, and plenty of surprises.

When the Soul Longs for Lyrics

Surprisingly cozy and warm atmosphere has reigned at the long-awaited musical and poetic evening ‘The New Year Poems’ hosted by the Sergey Yesenin Museum in Tashkent. There was no notorious wall separating the audience and readers.

Uzbekistan is a united family of many nationalities

A cultural enlightenment event has taken place in Samarqand on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of the republican international cultural centre of Uzbekistan.

Architectural complex Poi Kalon on Euronews

Since the beginning of 2017 the Euronews continues to acquaint with historical monuments and tourist attractions of our country.

Collected stories of Erkin A’zam "Heirs to the Great Sinner Sheikh San’on" published in London

The book of the Uzbek national writer Erkin A’zam "Heirs to the Great Sinner Sheikh San’on" has been published in the UK in English.

Photo-story: Minor mosque

Minor mosque - a new architectural complex in Tashkent - the capital of Uzbekistan, located on the banks of the canal Anhor, embankment of which in recent months has undergone significant changes in terms of improvement.

Photo-story: Features of national cuisine

Uzbek cuisine has a long history. It is closely linked with the Uzbek culture, language and traditions of the people. Significant impact on the diversity and originality of the recipes was that unlike geographical neighbors Uzbeks have historically been peculiar to be both sedentary and nomadic.

A Festival of German films for children and youth

A Festival of German films for children and youth "Shum bola - 2015", organized by the Goethe Institute kicks off at the metropolitan cinema palace named after Alisher Navoi from April 30 to May 3, as well as at the cinema palace "Shark Yulduzi" in Samarkand on May 5 and 6.

On the preparation and celebration of the national holiday of Navruz in 2015

Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan
For millennia embodied the unique values ​​of our people and reached us as a precious heritage of our ancestors, ancient festival of Navruz in the years of independence gains deeper meaning and content, gets an important place in our lives

Made with love

In the building of the exhibition of culture and art of the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic held a traditional handicrafts fair "MASTER UZ".

The land of mysteries and discoveries

Karakalpakstan is rich in spectacular places that could draw interest of many. First of all, it is nature, six architectural and 18 archeological sites. Not all of them have yet become available for tourists, but the development of tourist infrastructure make them attractive for those, who love traveling. People living here are popular for their sincere hospitality, who carefully preserve unique traditions and customs. And among locals there are long-livers.

To the 100th anniversary of the Museum of Arts

IA "Jahon" - The State Museum of Arts of Uzbekistan awaits reconstruction. In accordance with decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of 23 December 2014, it will begin in 2015.

Soon VII Tashkent International Photobiennale

IA "Jahon", D.Atahanova - From 6 to 14 October 2014, in Tashkent and Bukhara will be held one of the central cultural event of the year - VII Tashkent International Photobiennale.

Festival of Friendship and Hospitality

The metropolitan Lotte City Hotel Tashkent Palace has hosted a festival of national meals Tasanno 2014 in dedication to the 23rd anniversary of Uzbekistan’s independence.

Fabulous woodwork

IA "Jahon" - In Uzbekistan, it has been doing a lot of work on preserving and promoting culture, national traditions and customs, creating favorable conditions for the effective operation of artisans, supporting deserving stimulus for their work.

Exhibition "Mentor-apprentice"

IA "Jahon" - In the exhibition hall of Karakalpakstan Branch of the Academy of Arts of Uzbekistan opened a traditional exhibition "Mentor-apprentice", reports the official website of the Academy

A Festival of Highly Virtuous Generation

IA "Jahon" - The national creative festival “Highly Virtuous Generation” organized by the Republican Center for Ethical Perfection kicked off June 20 at the Alisher Navoi National Library of Uzbekistan.

Address by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan H.E. Mr. Islam Karimov at the International Conference «The historical heritage of scientists and thinkers of the Medieval East, its role and significance for the modern civilization»

Dear participants of the Conference!
Ladies and Gentlemen!
It gives me an enormous pleasure to welcome You, the participants of the Conference, and first of all our distinguished guests – the heads and representatives of high-profile international organizations and institutions, science and research centers, universities and higher educational institutions, prominent scholars and experts, and express my deep respect and gratitude for accepting our invitation to take part at this Forum.

Shermuhammad the Mirab Ibn Auzbi Muniz

Statesman, poet, historian, translator. Muniz was born in the village Ciat, located in 8 km from the town of Khiva, in a family of mirabs. Has got education in one of Khiva madrassa. Mentors Munis were known poets of that time, in particular, Syed Muzaffar Hoxha, who wore a poetic alias Cirami.

Mukhammadriza mirab ibn Erniyazbek Agakhi

Statesman, poet, historian, translator. Agakhi came from a noble family , whose members often held the rank of Mirabeau. Mukhammadrizo , orphaned early, brought up by his uncle, the famous poet and historian Shirmuhammadom Muniz. Studied in one of Khiva madrasah. A large role in shaping the world and the choice of creative ways Agakhi played Muniz and his entourage.

Giyasaddin Nakkash

An artist and historian of the Temurids’ epoch. Giyas ad-din Nakkash lived and worked at Shahruh’s court in Herat, in 1419-1422 he visited China as an Ambassador of the Temurids’ state. He composed a diary of travels of Temurids’ ambassadors to China.

Glad to Visit the Land of World-Renowned Thinkers

Scholars and specialists from nearly fifty nations, heads and other officials of prominent international organizations arrived May 14 in Samarkand to take part in the international academic conference “The Historical Legacy of Scientists and Thinkers of the Medieval East, Its Role and Significance for the Modern Civilization.”

Ala ad-Din Ali ibn Muhammad al-Qushchi

Astronomer, mathematician, and geographer. Ali Qushchi was the closest friend and the learner of Mirza Ulughbek.

Mahmud Zamahshari

Abu- al-Kasim Mahmud ibn Umar Zamahshari was born on March 18, 1075 in a rural area Zamahshar in a profoundly educated family.