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Festival of national Uzbek fabric to take place in Tashkent

May 27, 2014

The 7th festival of the national fabric of Uzbekistan – khan-atlas (royal silk) – will be held in Tashkent on June 6.

On the eve of the festival, training seminar with participation of French scholars and specialists of Haute Alsace University and La MartiniÈre Diderot Lyceum will be conducted from 2 to 4 June.

On June 5, the Tashkent House of Photography will present an exhibition of "smart fabrics", and a conference on innovative technologies for clothing fabrics.

In addition, designers will introduce their collections made of khan-atlas.

The main aim of the event is to attract the youth to national values, preserve and promote cultural heritage, traditions and customs.

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Source: AKIpress News Agency (Kyrgyz Republic)

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