At the Russian Centre of science and culture in Dushanbe presented an illustrated collection of quatrains by the Persian poet and philosopher Omar Khayyam.
The book includes 400 Rubaiyat in four languages – Persian, Tajik, Russian and English. Some of them were previously unknown.
“Such events are very important. They give impetus and stimulus for the development of cultural relations between Tajikistan and Russia”, – said Ambassador extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation in Tajikistan Igor Lyakin-Frolov.
The literary decoration of the evening was composed to the words of Khayyam songs. They performed a well-known Tajik artists.