A poetry day dedicated to the 650th anniversary of prominent Azerbaijani poet Imadeddin Nasimi has been held in Marneuli, Georgia.
Representatives of local public and media attended the event, initiated and organized by the Integration Center of Georgian Azerbaijanis (ICGA).
Executive director of ICGA Aygul Isayeva, teacher of Azerbaijani Language and Literature Fatma Aliyeva, teachers of Azerbaijani language and literature at the Talaver village public school number 1 named after Arif Aliyev Sayyad Allahverdiyev, Samaya Musayeva said that Imadaddin Nasimi is one of the rare personalities that Azerbaijani literature has given to the world culture. Participants were also informed on sufism and hurufism.
The fragments from “Nasimi” and “Nasimi Cantata” were presented at the event. The event ended with the performance of ghazals of great poet in the Azerbaijani and Georgian languages by young people studying in the İCGA.