Ashgabat opens int’l scientific conference on Oguznama genre
Turkmenidstan, Ashgabat, Oct.14 / Trend, H.Hasanov /
An International Scientific Conference "Oguznama Genre as historical and cultural source" will be held in Ashgabat Oct. 14-15.
"Oguznama is an invaluable source which helps to open the unknown pages of history of the ancient world and Turkmenistan," said in the Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhammadov's message to the scientists.
"All the valuable human qualities, such as heroism, bravery, patriotism, wisdom, honesty, friendliness are reflected in multicolored, impressive and highly artistic spirit world of the storylines Oguznama," the message says.
Oguznama is oral folklore work, collection of proverbs and sayings that are valuable monuments to the ancient history of the Eastern peoples.
The Ashgabat forum includes the International Scientific Conference Oguznama as a Historical and Cultural Source, which will bring together leading scientists and researchers from over 30 countries.
According to the organizers, a series of the events will be arranged within the conference
The Conference sections will be as follows: Oguznama in the world culture system, Oguznama Genre and the ancient history of Eastern peoples, Oguznama and Turkic language literature, Oguznama and Turkic languages, Oguznama and Turkic language folklore.