On July 7 there in the Big hall of the National library of the RK took place the presentation of the cognitive book “Kabylisa. Kaban zhyrau. Tarak tanbaly arlan” and the ceremony of awarding at the concluding stage of the International mushaira-competition “Tarak tanbaly tarlan”.

The purpose of the mushaira is the propagation of the life and creative activity of Zhampouz zhyrau, the veneration to the everyday life and the deep experiences of the great man, the popularization of the independence and integrity of the Kazakh people, the formation of the new national identity and spiritual values, the popularization of the country and the feat of the spirit and spirituality, the support of the modern Kazakh literature and the heightening of the authority of modern Kazakh poetry.

The moderator was the member of the Writers’ Union of Kazakhstan, the poet, translator Erlan Alashtugan.

The Grand-prix was won by Nesipbek Aituly, the outstanding Kazakh poet, winner of the State prize of the RK, the honored figure of Kazakhstan, the holder of the order “Parasat”.

There for the first, second and third places were given the prizes after Zholbarys, Eskeldy, Balpyk biys.

There were also given the 12 name prizes after Bekbaul Datka, Orakty batyr, Kerimkul sheshen, Tautan akyn, Tezek tore, Baktybai Zholbarysuly, Syuyunbai Aronuly, Maulimbai Sayakbayev, Kalka Zhaparbayev, Zhumatai Zhakypbayev, Bek Togysbayev, Tursynzady Esimzhanov.

Director of National library of the RK Ospanova Bakytzhamal Kayirbekovna was awarded with the medal and the diploma for the outstanding merits in the development of the national spiritual culture. The diploma “Kaban zhyrau” was also given to the collective of the National library of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

                       The participants: the poets and writers, journalists and readers.