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A jazz concert marking the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Azerbaijan and Norway has been held at the House of Literature in Norway’s capital Oslo.Addressing the event, Azerbaijani Deputy Foreign Minister Fariz Rzayev highlighted the development ...

Culture 2022-05-25 14:58:00

Archaeologists have discovered 46 stunning depictions of goddesses from ancient Egypt, which were previously buried under layers of soot and bird poop. Artists created the detailed and colorful frescoes on the ceiling of a temple nearly 2,200 years ago ...

Culture 2022-05-25 14:35:00

Prado Museum, Spanish Museo del Prado, art museum in Madrid, housing the world’s richest and most comprehensive collection of Spanish painting, as well as masterpieces of other schools of European painting, especially Italian and Flemish art ...

Culture 2022-05-25 14:01:00

Jahangir Jahangirov – a prominent Soviet and Azerbaijani composer, conductor, choirmaster and People’s Artist of the Azerbaijan was born on 20 June 1921, in Balakhani - settlement of Baku. He graduated from the Music College named after A. Zeynalli and then from Baku Academy of Music ...

Culture 2022-05-25 10:42:00

Algeria’s Al Shuruq and Al Harir newspapers have published an article by Chargé d'Affaires of Azerbaijan’s Embassy in the country Rafail Baghirov highlighting the restoration of historical and cultural monuments in the liberated territories of Azerbaijan. The article provides ...

Culture 2022-05-24 11:48:00

President of the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation Gunay Afandiyeva has met with newly elected Secretary-General of TURKSOY Sultan Raev. At the meeting negotiations were held on further expanding the existing partnership ...

Culture 2022-05-24 10:37:00

“Shusha, the heart of Karabakh, is a sacred and dear place for Azerbaijan and the entire Turkic world," said president of the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation Gunay Afandiyeva during the panel “Cultural heritage as a foundation for ...

Culture 2022-05-23 19:27:00

As part of the celebration of 2022 as the "Year of Shusha", the Indonesia Postal Service - the state owned company, has issued a special postage stamp at the initiative of Azerbaijan’s Embassy in Indonesia. The postage stamps, reflecting words "Year of Shusha - 2022" in Indonesian ...

Culture 2022-05-23 17:32:00

Jordanian “Oroba” news portal has published articles by Azerbaijani Ambassador to the country Eldar Salimov highlighting Shusha – the ancient city of Azerbaijan. The ambassador provided insight into the history of Shusha - the cultural ...

Culture 2022-05-23 14:33:00

In 1767 the court tenor of the elector of Cologne, Johann van Beethoven, and his wife moved into the garden wing of the house at Bonngasse 20, where Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827) was born. The accommodation in the house ...

Culture 2022-05-23 11:37:00

Head of the Azerbaijan’s State Service for Protection, Development and Restoration of Cultural Heritage under the Ministry of Culture, Azad Jafarli has met with Director General of the International Center for the Study of Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM) Webber Ndoro ...

Culture 2022-05-21 14:45:00

Fallingwater, weekend residence near Mill Run, southwestern Pennsylvania in the Unites States - designed by American architect Frank Lloyd Wright for the Kaufmann family in 1935 and completed in 1937, is possibly the most famous U.S. architect of the 20th century ...

Culture 2022-05-21 12:44:00

A world-famous photojournalist Reza Deghati has shared photos highlighting mysterious rainbow in Shusha - the charming corner of Azerbaijan, on his official Instagram page. The photo aroused great interest among his followers. ...

Culture 2022-05-20 17:37:00

Angel Falls is the world’s highest uninterrupted waterfall in Venezuela. It overflows with natural wonders: the 3,212-foot cascades of Angel Falls, located in the UNESCO-protected Canaima National Park. Canaima is by far the country's ...

Culture 2022-05-20 16:14:00

“Azerbaijani city of Shusha is the best nomination to be inscribed on the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage List. The city’s landscape, beauty, as well as great importance attached to the city by the Azerbaijani people confirm this once again”, said Former Chairman of Maltese National Commission for UNESCO Raymond Bondin ...

Culture 2022-05-20 11:35:00

The incredibly vast, ancient and elaborate collection of tomb monuments at Makli Hill is astounding. Located just outside of Thatta - an ancient city of Pakistan, Makli Hill is the greatest Muslim necropolis structure existing today ...

Culture 2022-05-19 18:53:00

Sequoia National Park is a forested area of 629 square miles in the Sierra Nevada, east-central California, U.S. Adjoining it to the north and northwest is Kings Canyon National park, and on the eastern boundary is Mount Whitney, the highest mountain in the conterminous 48 states ...

Culture 2022-05-19 18:22:00

Two millennia's worth of soot and dirt covered the ceiling frescoes in the temple of Khnum in the Egyptian city of Esna, protecting the colors underneath. The city of Esna is home to a few of the most famous ancient Egyptian temples. Located 485 miles of modern ...

Culture 2022-05-19 14:36:00

One of the most visited monuments in Aswan is the Mausoleum of the Aga Khan, a small square building with turrets at its corners and a fanned staircase leading to the entrance.Housed under a domed structure, inside lies a tomb carved from one piece of white Carrara marble ...

Culture 2022-05-18 18:30:00

On May 20, the Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum will host a series of events on the occasion of International Museum Day. The photo exhibition “Talking Monuments” aimed to educate the young generation about the preservation of Azerbaijan’s national and cultural heritage, museums and historic ...

Culture 2022-05-18 15:01:00