The closing ceremony of the II Nasimi-poetry, art and spiritual festival took place on October 1, at the Heydar Aliyev Center.
First Vice President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva attended the event.
Performances by Azerbaijani artists and musicians from Turkey, Iran, Jordan, Morocco and the United States were heard at the gala.
The festival coincides with the 650th anniversary of the poet. 2019 is declared the Year of Nasimi in connection with the 650th anniversary of the birth of Azerbaijani poet and thinker Imadaddin Nasimi.