Azerbaijani melodies echoed in the Cıdır Plain.
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev opened the festival. Congratulating the people, Aliyev said, “We celebrate the festival of unity, return and honor.”
Aliyev used the following statements:
“Today is a day of great importance in the history of our country. After a long break, the Haribülbul Festival is held in Shusha, on the Cıdır Plain, which is sacred for each of us. The people showed solidarity. The people of Azerbaijan united like a punch and won this victory. From now on, Haribulbul Festival will be held in Shusha every year. “
Ilham Aliyev also gave good news. Aliyev announced that some development work in Shusha has been completed.
One of them is the Yukari Govheraga mosque, the symbol of the city. Aliyev “The Upper Hövherağa Mosque has been restored, and tomorrow there will be eid prayers.” said.
The concert started after Aliyev’s speech. Azerbaijani folk songs rose in the Cıdır Plain and made the Shusha mountains groan. All ethnic minorities living in Azerbaijan took the stage. They sang songs and performed folklore dances. Harıbülbül Festival was held in May of the year until Shusha was occupied in 1992. After Azerbaijan rescued Shusha, the festival returned to the city again. The 2-day festival is organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation.
Ilham Aliyev also examined the ongoing development work in Shusha. He laid the foundation of the New Mosque in Shusha with his wife Mehriban and daughters Leyla and Arzu Aliyeva. The architecture of the mosque will be in the form of the number 8 due to the date of November 8, which is the day of liberation of Shusha.
Aliyev also laid the foundations of the school that the Armenians completely destroyed in the shusha.
The tourism potential of Shushan is also being increased.
Aliyev attended the opening of the Harıbülbül hotel.
The day in Shusha was crowned with fireworks.
Source: News Global