On February 8, 2019 at 15.00 h. in the hall of E. Tursunov held a "Festival of Kazakh and Hindi Language". The event was organized jointly with the Center of Indian Classical Dance, Almaty-Kazakhstan, the National Library of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Department of Middle East and South Asia of the Faculty of Oriental Studies of Al-Farabi Kazakh National University.
"Festival of Kazakh and Hindi language" was held within the framework of the Days of Indian Culture in Almaty and was aimed at deepening spiritual ties between Kazakhstan and India, demonstration of common roots and closeness of Kazakh and Hindi language, historical commonality through the Great Silk Road.
Deputy Director of the National Library B. Ospanova, Consul of the Mission of India in Almaty, Mr. Martin Sirias Clemens spoke at the celebration.
The event featured dances of the two countries, performances of KazNU students in Kazakh and Hindi language. Dinesh Kumar Kharjal, Chairman of Tengri Bank, students of Centre of Indian Classical Dance, Almaty-Kazakhstan, professors and students of Faculty of Oriental Studies of Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, librarians of Almaty, mass media representatives and library readers took part.