09.01.2020 | Chronicle of 2019: Cultural sphere
2019 was marked with major events in cultural sphere, which highlighted priority of humanitarian component of the strategy of national development.
08.01.2020 | Regular issue of popular scientific Miras Magazine published
Regular issue of quarterly popular scientific Miras Magazine of the Magtumguly Institute of Language, Literature and National Manuscripts of the Academy of Science was published.
17.12.2019 | The winner of the youth contest “The Star of the Year”
The final round of the youth contest "The Star of the Year-2019", which became one of the brightest events of the New Year's programme, took place In Ashgabat.
16.12.2019 | Turkmen carpet art in the UNESCO Intangible Heritage List
National Turkmen Carpet Museum hosted ceremonial conference dedicated to the inclusion of traditions of Turkmen carpet art to the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage List.
12.12.2019 | Festive concert on occasion of the International Day of Neutrality
A festive concert, dedicated to the International Day of Neutrality took place at the Palace of Mukams of the State Cultural Centre.
09.12.2019 | Annual Art and Architecture of Turkmenistan Magazine is published
Cultural heritage provides unbreakable ties of generations, spiritual development of the nation, serves as a guarantee of historical memory. Great attention is paid to study and protection of the monuments of spiritual and tangible culture of the nation on the Government level in Turkmenistan.
26.11.2019 | “Magnificent Margiana” for the first time in Russia
The exposition “Magnificent Margiana”, dedicated to the 90th birth anniversary of prominent archeologist, academician of the Academy of Sciences of Turkmenistan, Victor Ivanovich Sarianidi (1929-2013) is showcased in the State Museum of Oriental Art in Moscow.
23.11.2019 | International Theater Festival’s Closing Ceremony in Turkmen Capital
The Third International Theater Festival has ended in Ashgabat with a dramatic spectacle at the Magtymguly National Music and Drama Theater.
22.11.2019 | Historical and cultural values discovered by archaeologists to supplement collections of the country’s museums
At the session of the Government on November 22, Vice-premier Bahargul Abdiyeva informed the Head of the State about results of seasonal archaeologic excavations carried out at historical and cultural monuments of the country in 2019 and about handing over of discovered artefacts to museums.
19.11.2019 | III International Theatre Festival in Ashgabat
The grand opening of the III International Theatre Festival took place in Ashgabat. The festival, organized by the Ministry of Culture of Turkmenistan, brought together 14 theatre groups representing 12 states, including Afghanistan, Iran, Italy, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Russia, the United States of America, Tajikistan, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Ukraine, and Estonia. Our country is represented by drama groups of leading theatres.