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On March 1, 1872, Yellowstone, an American national park located in the western United States, became the first national park in the U.S. to enjoy the unique hydrothermal and geologic features and is also widely held to be the first national park in the world ...

Culture 2022-06-09 19:22:00

National Geographic has published an article headlined “Azerbaijan: the seven dishes that define a nation”. The article reads: “The Azerbaijani table is a colourful amalgamation of dishes and ingredients — some fiercely local, some influenced ...

Culture 2022-06-09 19:08:00

A series of events titled "Literary Bridge Connecting the Turkic World" has been launched in Vienna jointly organized by the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation and the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Austria. The first event took place on June 7 at the Azerbaijani Cultural Center in Vienna with the presentation of the ...

Culture 2022-06-09 18:35:00

Aliagha Mammadgulu oglu Isgandarov – an Azerbaijani poet, Honored Art Worker of the Azerbaijan SSR - was born on February 17, 1895, in the Masazir settlement of Baku, in the family of a joiner. He received his primary education in a madrasa, but without ...

Culture 2022-06-09 18:27:00

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) and Doménikos Theotokópoulos, better known as El Greco (Crete, 1541-1614) l, meet for the first time in the house-museum that the Cretan painter has in Toledo and that allows to contemplate, in the same space, to these two painters who broke norms and revolutionized art, according to Indo&NY ...

Culture 2022-06-09 13:41:00

Known as the Jewel in the Crown of Kashmir , Dal Lake is the most important landmark of Srinagar. The Dal Lake is part of a natural wetland that covers an area of about 21 sq. km, which includes floating gardens. The floating gardens are known as ‘Rad’ in Kashmiri language ...

Culture 2022-06-08 17:13:00

Queen’s Brian May and Roger Taylor this weekend confirmed to the BBC that the band would be releasing a new song featuring the band’s late, legendary frontman Freddie Mercury called “Face It Alone”, according to Deadline. Taylor called ...

Culture 2022-06-08 14:20:00

China’s most prestigious film festival, the Shanghai International Film Festival has officially been canceled for this year, according to Variety. The festival is normally held in mid-June. The 25th edition of the festival will instead ...

Culture 2022-06-08 14:18:00

The Benagil cave is a fascinating rock formation with a big eye in the middle. It’s the most famous sea cave in the Algarve, Portugal. The hole in the ceiling of the cave allows the sun to shine at the little beach inside the cave. Its beauty is hard ...

Culture 2022-06-07 21:15:00

Another project, aiming at preserving, developing and promotion of Azerbaijan`s national and spiritual values, cultural heritage, was implemented with the support of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation. Made within the framework of a project launched in 2016, the new carpet collection called ...

Culture 2022-06-07 18:14:00

A fashion show of dresses made on the basis of carpet motifs has been held at the Heydar Aliyev Center. The fashion collection of “Sumakh”, prepared by Rufat Ismayil, the founder of the brand “AFFFAIR”, deriving inspiration from ancient carpet ornaments ...

Culture 2022-06-07 17:25:00

President of the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation Gunay Afandiyeva has met with Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Bulgaria Temirtay Izbastin as part of her visit to Bulgaria. The meeting focused on strengthening cooperation between ...

Culture 2022-06-06 19:55:00

Keukenhof Flower Park in Lisse is the world’s largest tulip garden with over seven million bulbs that are planted by hand every autumn. It is one of the most beautiful attractions in the Netherlands, which also attracts many foreign tourists ...

Culture 2022-06-06 18:47:00

The Chile-based literary magazine “Ærea. Revista Hispanoamericana de Poesía” has posted “The Ascension of the Prophet”, an excerpt from the poem “Seven Beauties” by the greatest Azerbaijani poet Nizami Ganjavi as part of the “Azerbaijan Literature in the International Arena” project of the Azerbaijan State Translation Centre ...

Culture 2022-06-06 18:01:00

Mirzagha Ali oghlu Aliyev -an Azerbaijani Soviet theater and film actor, People's Artist of the USSR, the winner of two Stalin Prizes of the second degree was born on October 25, 1883 in Hovsan settlement of Baku. In 1893-1896, he studied at Muslim religious school in Persian and Arabic, in 1897-1899 ...

Culture 2022-06-06 15:55:00

Yellow River, Chinese (Pinyin) Huang He or (Wade-Giles romanization) Huang Ho, also spelled Hwang Ho, English Yellow River, principal river of northern China, east-central and eastern Asia. The Yellow River is often called the cradle of Chinese civilization ...

Culture 2022-06-04 19:44:00

Just days after his court win against Amber Heard, Johnny Depp is getting ready to release an album with guitarist Jeff Beck, according to The Hill. Beck announced Thursday at a concert in England that music from him and the ...

Culture 2022-06-04 19:39:00

Lying at an elevation of 5,270 feet (1,606 meters) in the Tien Shan mountains of Kyrgyzstan is Lake Ysyk, one of the world’s largest alpine lakes. The lake’s Kyrgyz name, Ysyk-köl, means “Hot Lake,” as it never freezes, even though winter temperatures in the area regularly reach ...

Culture 2022-06-03 20:14:00

Azerbaijan’s Deputy Culture Minister Sevda Mammadaliyeva has visited a monument to national leader Heydar Aliyev in Tbilisi, Georgia. The deputy culture minister laid flowers at the monument to the national leader ...

Culture 2022-06-03 18:32:00

The deepest lake in the United States and the seventh deepest lake in the world is at Crater Lake National Park in Southern Oregon at the Cascade Mountains. The lake lies inside a caldera, or volcanic basin, and was created when the ...

Culture 2022-06-03 18:26:00