In honor of the 30th anniversary of diplomatic cooperation with Turkmenistan, the Embassy of Japan announced a series of original events at the festival of culture, designed to introduce the traditions, cuisine and cinema art of the Land of the Rising Sun.
The citizens of Turkmenistan will be able to learn many interesting things about Japanese traditions at the festival "Matsuri-30". Here they will see an original performance with playing the unique musical instrument shamisen, demonstrate the art of ikebana, show a collection of kimono, and get acquainted with the traditional tea ceremony. Festival visitors will also be able to get acquainted with Aibo robot dogs and appreciate the art of origami.
It is also planned to introduce guests to the culture of Japanese cuisine and conduct a demonstration of Japanese films.
The festival will take place on October 10, 12 and 14 in Turkmenabat, Mary and Ashgabat, respectively.