The diamond capital to host the Mirny Sings of Peace Youth Song Festival on April 24-May 1.It takes place for the 19th time, and the peculiarity of the festival is that everyone can participate in it - if there is a desire and talent.The organizers collect applications and select participants, and the headliners of the festival are going to Mirny.The festival program will, as always, be diverse and unforgettable: concerts, various workshops, ranging from music, photography, ending confectionery and other areas.
On February 28, the World Peoples’ Khomus Museum and Center officially opened its branch in Ulaanbaatar. Until 2023, the Center and the new branch of the Museum in Mongolia will work on joint projects for the development of khomus (vargan) music in Mongolia and Yakutia.
The book Shamans - the Chosen of Heavens and Spirits, by the professor and scientist Rozalia Bravina, went on sale in the shops of the Bichik company. This is a great material about such a branch of the Yakut culture as shamanism, reports YSIA.
The film First Love (Mangnaigy Taptal) of the Yakut film director Stepan Burnashev is due for release on February 27 in France, according to Emily May, Borealia site editor. She believes that this film of a completely Yakut production will stimulate interest in the cinema of the Republic of Sakha.
The most popular theater in 2018 in Yakutia was the Pushkin State Academic Russian Drama Theater. This was announced by the Minister of Culture of Yakutia, Yuri Kupriyanov, in his report on the results of last year.