Guests from Damascus. (1958)

Film-document №4960 4 parts, Duration: 0:36:16, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Pumpyanskaya S.

Operators: Panov I., Fedyaev E.


About the stay of the delegation of Muslim religious figures of the Syrian District of the United Arab Emirates in the USSR.

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Stay in the USSR delegation of Muslim religious leaders of Syria region of the United Arab Republic, led by Mohammed Abul Yousser Abedin. Visit of Chairman of the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of Central Asia and Kazakhstan Z. Mufti Babakhanova; present Ambassador to the USSR SAR Mohammed El-Cooney. The arrival of the delegation in Tashkent, sightseeing, visiting the library named after Alisher Navoi, Tashkent textile mill. Conversations with members of the delegation faithful Muslims. Samarkand. Examination of the architectural ensemble of the Registan Square, the ensemble Shahi Zinda mausoleums, tombs Timurid Gur Emir, Bibi-Khanum. Head of the delegation, MA Yu Abedin sermon to the faithful in the cathedral mosque Haji Zulmurad in Samarkand. The members of the delegation to the Samarkand tea-packing factory, farm named Engels. Delegates to lay flowers on the grave of the famous distributor of Islam Ismail Bukhari, who was buried near the town of Samarkand. City Stalinabad. Members of the delegation visiting the book in the library Ferdowsi, visit rural and urban mosques. Familiarity with the sights of the delegation Leningrad: Smolny, the Hermitage, Peterhof. Moscow. Inspection of the Kremlin Museum-apartment of Lenin, visiting Moscow State University and the Likhachev Automobile Plant, Union Building Exhibition, All-Union Agricultural Exhibition. City Zagorsk. Meeting of members of the Muslim delegation and representatives of the clergy of the Trinity-Sergius Lavra. Delegates visiting the temples of the monastery. Moscow. The delegation of religious leaders of the UAR in Moscow Cathedral Mosque. Member of the delegation, Mohamed El-Hakim, a sermon. Believers pray. Reception in honor of the delegation of religious leaders in Hong Council for Religious Affairs under the Council of Ministers. Speakers: Chairman of the Board of AA Puzin, chairman of Soviet Societies for Friendship and Cultural Relations with the countries of the Arab East SV coat, Soviet Ambassador to the United Arab Republic to Mohammed El-Cooney, the chief negotiator Mohammed Abul Yousser Abedin. Seeing the delegation at the airport. Playing H. Mufti Babakhanov Sh Hiyaletdinov, head of the delegation.