On October 18 this year, the opening ceremony of the project "Journey to the world of the cultural heritage of Kazakhstan" within the framework of the program "Ruhani Zhangyru" was held in the Museum of the Library of Elbassy. The event was a joint project of the Library of Elbassy, the Department of education, the Project Office "Ruhani Zhangyru" in Nur-Sultan and the Directorate for the preservation of monuments and objects of historical and cultural heritage.


The project "Journey to the world of the cultural heritage of Kazakhstan" will be implemented until May 15, 2020. In the first phase of the plan, including a cycle of different activities: excursions, Museum lessons, literary lounges, master classes, contests, conferences, festivals, competitions, meetings, etc. The main range of participants is determined - pupils of capital schools, students of universities, representatives of scientific and museum community, WWII veterans, residents, and guests of the capital.

Opening the event Deputy Director of the Library of Elbassy Botagoz Kaipova noted:

- The first President of Kazakhstan - Elbassy Nursultan Nazarbayev in his program article "Course towards the future: modernization of Kazakhstan’s identity" stressed that one of the main conditions for the modernization of public consciousness is the preservation of its own national cultural and genetic code, the fundamental basis of which is patriotism.

It is symbolic that the project "Journey to the world of the cultural heritage of Kazakhstan" started here, in the Museum building, where decisions were made and documents were approved, which were important not only in the political context but also in terms of preserving the cultural heritage of our country. The elective course on the project "Mádenı mura" has been implemented in the Library of Elbassy for many years.

- The key goal of the starting project is the preservation of spiritual and moral values, promotion of wide propaganda of historical and cultural heritage of Kazakhstan for the formation of spirituality in the education of the younger generation, - said Botagoz Muttahidenovna.

Director of the Project Office "Ruhani Zhangyru" Ukibay Nurpeisov in his speech stressed that during the preparatory stage, the capital's schools were united on various projects:

Every five schools presented their project, developed in the framework of the program "Ruhani Zhangyru". Today we open unique of club "Journey into the world of the cultural heritage of Kazakhstan". I personally

promise to give students a tour of the sacred places of our capital. We plan that by the end of the year all students will be united by interests in various clubs.

Director of school No. 18 of Nur-Sultan Bakyt Kadyrova believes that this project will necessarily attract public attention:

 In the framework of the project within the year will be held events dedicated to the major events of the political and cultural life of the Republic: the 25th anniversary of Assembly of Kazakhstan, the 555-th anniversary of the Kazakh khanate, the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War, etc. We look forward to close cooperation and support of the Library of Elbassy with which we have been actively cooperating for many years. The results will be announced on May 15, 2020. We will not limit ourselves to diplomas, there will be various nominations and valuable prizes.

The participants of the event were presented concert performances prepared by students of school № 21, 15, 18, as well as defile of cadet class of the school № 18.