News 2 april 2017

Culture

A new tour show in the Turkmen State Circus

Tamara Glazunova,
photo by Dmitry Gorshkov

During the new program, the audience will meet with traditional circus genres, and with original exciting numbers. Surprising tricks will be performed by the Markin family trio of equilibristists, prize-winners of festivals in Monte-Carlo, Paris, Montreal, China, and Cuba, whose tricks have even been introduced into the Guinness Book of Records.

People

Turkmenistan Solemnly Celebrates the Holiday “Drop of Water – Grain of Gold”

State News Agency of Turkmenistan,
photo by Yuri Shkurin

Attendees comprised of the Government officials; senior parliamentary officers; heads of ministries and sectoral agencies; heads of diplomatic missions and representations accredited to Turkmenistan; representatives of non-government organizations and the media; senior citizens, veterans and best workers of water management industry; university lecturers and students; residents and guests of the capital.

Culture

Exhibition dedicated to national holiday «Drop of Water – Grain of Gold» is opened in the Museum of Visual Arts

Tamara Glazunova,
photo by Yuri Shkurin

The visitors dwelt at the picture of People’s Artisit of Turkmenistan Baba Ovganov. It shows the group of mirabs (person in charge of water distribution) who confer before the start of the work. Visual monumentality highlights professional thoroughness of the characters and laconic palette emphasize compositional harmony.

In the spotlight

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov congratulates compatriots on the holiday “Drop of Water – Grain of Gold”

Our ancestors developed efficient methods of water supply of absolutely waterless areas. Following the tradition of well-thought approach to water use, Turkmenistan realizes large-scale programme measures aimed at rational use and careful protection of water resources.