26 YEARS OF INDEPENDENCE
May 12, 2016
THE CHARM OF MELODIES
On the eve of the 25th anniversary of independence by the initiative of the Ministry of Culture and Sport, with the support of the Republican scientific-methodical center of folk art and cultural-educational work, the International Social Fund \"Oltin Meros\", \"Tasviriy oyina\" creative association, \"Hunarmand\" association and Navoi regional administration in the historical and architectural complex \"Chashma\" of Nurata district passed national festival of folklore groups and bakhshi \"Nurli navolar\".
On this day, folklore groups, which representing the regions of the country, showed the richness and flavor of the national culture and traditions of our people. This was the main goal of cultural and educational events – to show the connecting face of the folklore with the history of the cultural heritage of our people, the greatness of national creativity as a source of spirituality among the younger generation.
Each group of eighteen members of the festival \"Nurli navolar\" presented all the richness and brightness of national color of their own region. Andijan and Namangan folk ensembles with the same name \"Yor-Yor\", Karakalpak folklore-ethnographic ensemble \"Shula\", \"Boysun\" from Surkhandarya, teams of children\'s musical school ¹2 from Urgench city \"Meros\" and \"Khorezm\" from Khorezm region and others showed costume programs based on traditions and customs of ancient melodies. Many tourists from Germany, France, China, Korea and Russia, representatives of foreign embassies also took part and became witnesses of the festival.
Ethnographic ensemble \"Shula\" and \"Nurjahon\" from Nurata district were recognized folklore as the best creative teams.
(Source: IA \"Jahon\")