Wednesday , 13 November 2019
Naxcivan

Culture

THE NOAH TOMB

The architectural monument about VIII-XII centuries, in the territory named Kohnagala to the south of Nakhchivan city. In the article “Nakhchivan city and Nakhchivan Uyezd” written by K.A.Nikitin, the grave and tomb of prophet Noah in this land were described as: “Grave of Noah is situated in the south direction of Nakhchivan city, near the remnants of ancient fortress. The …

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Heydar Aliyev Museum

  The museum was founded in 1999. In the museum were collected stands devoted to the childhood and green years of the national leader Haydar Aliyev, personal documents and materials, letters, resolutions and disposals, concerning to 1991-1993 years working as a chairman of the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic Supreme Majlis, copies of treaties signed with Turkey and the Iran Islamic Republic …

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NATIONAL CUISINE

    The people of Azerbaijan have very rich and high qualified dishes, very high hospitability traditions. Since the old centuries meat and food products were considered the symbol of richness. The more the TABLES were decorated the most the forthcoming year would be richer. 7 out of 11 climate belts in the world exist in Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic, its …

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The Noah tomb

The Noah tomb – The architectural monument of the VIII-XII centuries, in the area of Kohnagala, in the South part of Nakhchivan. In the article “The city of Nakhchivan and the Nakhchivan uyezd” by K.A.Nikitin, the grave and tomb of his Excellency, prophet Noah was depicted as follows: “The grave of Noah is situated near the remainders of the old …

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The Garabaghlar tomb

  The Garabaghlar tomb – The historical-architectural monument of the Middle Ages in Garabaghlar village of Kangarli region. Besides the tomb included to the architectural complex, there is a double minaret and remainders of the religious building situated between them. It is supposed that the double minaret was built at the end of XII century and at the beginning of …

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THE NAKHCHIVAN STATE PHILHARMONY

    This cultural Institution was organized in 1983, began its activity on the basis of Nakhchivan State “Araz” Music and Dance Ensemble. There are Folk Musicial INSTRUMENTS Orchestra, Camera Orchestra, Orchestra of variety art, music and Dance Ensemble, “Gamigaya” Instrumental Ensemble and chorus collective in Nakhchivan State Philarmony. The creative collective of Philarmony was in tour in Russia, Uzbekistan, …

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The Momuna khatin tomb

The Momuna khatin tomb – The historical-architectural monument in the city of Nakhchivan. A grandiose monument of the Azerbaijan national architecture. One of the pearls of the Eastern architecture. It was built in the West of Nakhchivan in 1186 (architect of the monument is Ajami Abubakr oglu Nakhchivani). Shamsaddin Eldaniz, the founder of the Azerbaijan Atabaylar state gave a decision …

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The monument of “Dada-Gorgud”

The monument of “Dada-Gorgud” The sculptor of the huge monument erected to our great “Dada-Gorgud” which was arranged in front of the Tabriz hotel, in the Heydar Aliyev avenue of Nakhchivan, is Elman Jafarov, the Honoured Art worker of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic. Dada-Gorgud with his gopuz on his knee of 5,3 m in height was depicted thinking. The monument was …

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