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Turkish World celebrated the arrival of spring in Denizli

Nowruz Holiday, which describes the unity of the Turkish World, was celebrated in Denizli with enthusiasm.
Nowruz Holiday, which describes the unity of the Turkish World, was celebrated in Denizli with enthusiasm. Groups from Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Chuvashia, Tatarstan, Bashkortostan, Gagauzia (Republic of Moldova) and from Turkey participated in the celebration program. Feast was broadcasted live on TRT Avaz Channel.
Abdülkadir Demir Denizli Governor, Mayor Osman Zolan, Fırat Purtaş Deputy Secretary General of TÜRKSOY, Mustafa Başkurt Secretary General of Turkish World Municipalities Association, many citizens, Folk Dance Groups and artists attended the program, held at EGS Congress and Culture Center.
Denizli Governor: 'People feel the unity in spite of distance between them, but this is not enough. We need to improve these contacts. This study is very important and we are proud that Denizli has taken a significant role in this event.’
Mayor: ‘Nowruz is the national holiday, extending from Middle Asia to the Balkans. We also wanted to participate in this feast. On the occasion of this day, celebrations were organized in many cities of Turkey. I believe that these activities give us opportunity to get to know each other. I thank everyone, who participated in this program.'
After speeches, Folk Dance Groups showed their performances. Artists performed songs in Turkish and native languages. At the end of the feast, various gifts were presented to artists and folk dance groups. Participants forged the iron and jumped over the newroz fire.