Sharing our joy increases joy

Sharing our joy increases joy

There are many reasons why people can joy in success of others. The citizens of Egriguzer village of Ashgabat daykhan association of Mary etrap offered a prayer for present of our President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov to their home folk. The People’s Artist of Turkmenistan, professor of the Turkmen National Conservatory named after Maya Kulieva, Atageldy Garyagdyev arrived to his native voillage in a new costly vehicle presented by the maecenas our Hero-Arkadag. The village citizens, many relatives and colleagues congratulated the well-known singer with the remarkable award, and following our national traditions, flouring his new car, offered a prayer.

The song «Aşgabat hakynda aýdym», created by the famous Turkmen composer Nury Halmammedov with lyrics by poet Geldi Bashyev, sung by Atageldy Garyagdyev, became the winged song. This composition, which gave prominence to young singer, is still in the repertoire of the master, won the hearts of audience.The favourite national singer won with this song the contest announced on the occasion of the 140th anniversary of the beautiful Ashgabat, the capital of Turkmenistan.

Within the framework of the holiday events on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of independence of our country, at the opening of the Shopping and Entertainment Center «Aşgabat», the most expensive available there good– the present-day car was given to the winner of contest Atageldy Garyagdyev as the award.

Today Atageldy Garyagdyev, who became famous outside our country, and who left on foot his beloved village in 1968 with old suitcase, delved into the boundless art world, returned to Egriguzer in the new car, presented as the high award. The people of village Egriguzer, sincerely serving the Turkmen people, many of their most eminent talents, including like no other master-singer Gurban Gummanov, artists who has a corner in our hearts, Tanryguly Seitgulyev, Allaberdi Melayevand many more talents, shared the joy of their prominent home folk, and thanked our esteemed Hero-Arkadag for his generosity.

The mentor singer said about his victory: The song «Aşgabat hakynda aýdym» - a fine piece of work, which was already brought to perfection, before it get to me. The cause of popularity of this song for a long time are the profound significance of lyrics by poet Geldi Bashyev and beautiful music of the famous composer Nury Halmammedov. I was lucky to be first singer of this song. It was my good fortune to have acquaintance with Nury Halmammedov and this event had an impact on all my creative career. After all the years, when I received the award for this song, I recalled lines of Magtymguly: “Kämil tapsaň kyl gullugyn serişde”. It is impossible to achieve perfection without approaching perfection. Everything you do, everything you create, everything you offer the public, must be flawless. This is a difficult task, but in the time of our Hero-Arkadag, the patron of the arts, there is no other condition for being a winner to receive the high award».

Muhammetberdi Annageldiev