Naftalan - marvelous cure and black gold of Azerbaijan
By Aynur Jafarova, Azernews
Naftalan oil is a healthy and rare treatment endowed to hopelessly ill people. It is a unique resource of the Land of Fire. As thinkers say, the Naftalan oil is the arterial blood of the Earth enriching people with vital energy.
"The black gold of the Earth" is a source of healing which has no matches in the world. It is a brown-black substance with a dense texture and a specific smell. The Naftalan oil is called "the dense blood of the Earth" as well.
Today Naftalan is one of the ancient resorts in the world. It is part of the national wealth of Azerbaijan.
The medical significance of Naftalan was known not only among the local population but also far beyond Azerbaijan. People came for treatment from China, India, Afghanistan, Iran, Turkey and Central Asia.
Read more about it in AZERNEWS online newspaper's print edition published on April 19.
Also, in the new edition you can read articles about the meeting of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev with Czech delegation, the opening of new production facilities by the Ministry of Defense Industry, provision of Baku guide from the air with Hidden Journeys Project, development of rowing sports in Azerbaijan and others.
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