Employee of the Institute of Folklore spoke about Novruz holiday
on Baku Tv
Employee of the department of “Mythology” of the Institute of Folklore of ANAS, PhD, associate professor Ilhama Gasabova made a speech about Novruz holiday on Baku Tv. Mentioning that Novruz holiday had an ancient history and become an integral part of our lives. As a whole it is a ceremonial event. She noted that Novruz holiday, based on ancient times in the oral literature, was observed during the 10th century in the written literature, but the roots of the holiday reached the old age. Speaking about the facts about Novruz holiday in “Divani-lugat-it-Turk” by Mahmud Kashgarli, “Kitabi-Dede Gorgud” and “Ergenekon”, an ancient Turkish epic, Ilhama Gasabova gave detailed information about pre-Tuesdays.