28 August 2014, Thursday, 17:11

Festival of Bashkir culture took place in Orenburg

author: Arina Rakhimkulova

Bashkortostan delegation took part in the celebration of Bashkir culture in Orenburg. The celebrations were devoted to the 25th anniversary of the public movement "Orenburg Regional Kurultay of Bashkirs "Caravansarai". The delegation included the Deputy Minister of Culture RB Ranis Altynbaev, the national poet of Bashkortostan Ravil Bikbaev, Director General of the National Museum RB Ghali Valliullin and other representatives of culture and science.

Traditions and customs of the Bashkir people were presented at the festival by over 60 participants of amateur talent groups from Kuyurgaza region. There were also exhibits from Kuyurgaza History Museum and the Kinzi Arslanov’s Museum.

The folk ensemble of kurai players "Miras", folklore ensemble "Yentoyek", folk vocal ensemble "Etegen" and dance ensemble "Nur" took part in the concert program, the information-analytical department of Kuyurgaza regional administration informs.