19 March 2014, Wednesday, 15:15

Photo exhibition dedicated to the World Day of Happiness is opened in Ufa

author: Gulfiya Akulova

The "Happiness — universal goal of humanity" photo exhibition will be opened in the gallery of Ufa Gostiny Dvor. The event is dedicated to the World Day of Happiness, which is celebrated on March 20. The exhibition will feature famous humanist aphorisms by Sri Chinmoy about eternal happiness as universal value. 26 thematic photos by two artists were chosen to his observations. These are works by Ufa resident Dzhvalita Sharipova and a photo artist from Chelyabinsk Svetlana Yakupova.

“We have chosen for the display pretty bright and original photographs depicting landscapes, happy faces of people, children. All of them are results of my travels across different countries: Mongolia, Malaysia, Indonesia, Japan and the United States. A lot of happy moments, portraits of children were shot there, and children, as you know are vivid embodiment of happiness,” the photographer and painter Dzhvalita Sharipova says.

Organizers hope that the exhibition will help metropolitan residents to plunge into the world of happiness and share it with others.