A general education school has been opened at “Amudaryo” children’s health camp, where school of bakhshi will start operating. Students here will learn folk art and master the secrets of playing folk instruments. Classes will be conducted by four people’s bakhshi of Uzbekistan along with qualified specialists.
President Shavkat Mirziyoyev got acquainted with conditions created at school, talked with people’s bakhshi of Uzbekistan Shoberdi Boltayev and Abdunazar Poyonov.
Art of storyteller and bakhshi is our national pride. It is necessary to bring its noble values to people. School of bakhshi art should serve to preserving and developing the best traditions of oral folk art, enriching the art of bakhshi and dastan-tellers. This year we will organize republican seminars of bakhshi on the eve of Navruz holiday and will support them, said Shavkat Mirziyoyev.
The Head of our state gave assignment on publishing “Bakhshi of Independence” book and organize training in this type of art in colleges of the region.