President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov gave traditional food donation on occasion of Eid AlFitr in the mosque in Kypchak village.
President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov was greeted by the Speaker of the Mejlis, members of the Government, heads of military and law enforcement agencies, ministries and departments, Hyakim of Ashgabat, heads and representatives of diplomatic missions and representative of international organizations accredited in Turkmenistan as well as honoured elders who came from the velayats and youth.
The Head of the State went to the mausoleum and paid tribute the memory of the first President of Turkmenistan, having laid flowers. After, all participants of the event paid tribute the memory of the first President of Turkmenistan. The President of Turkmenistan asked the Mufti of the country to say commemorative prayer.
After, the President went down to the family tomb of the first President of Turkmenistan. After, the Head of the State gave celebration food donation from his own money the author's royalty received from the books, in the mosque of Kypchak village.
The President went to the place of food donation and sat at special place.
The Mufti of Turkmenistan say prayer to the Almighty for peace and stability in Turkmen land, solidarity of people, successful activity of the Head of the State.
After the prayer, the President addressed the participants with the words: Let the Almighty hear the prayer! Kabul Bolsun! Let the peace reign in our country! Let the people always live wealthy!
Prior to the food, the President congratulated the participants on the Eid Al Fitr, which is widely observed in the country.
The Head of the State highlighted that Turkmen nations has noble tradition to pay tribute to the dead. Therefore, before arriving to the food donation ceremony, we visited the mausoleum of the first President of Turkmenistan Saparmurat Turkmenbashy where we prayed.
After, the Head of the State asked the Mufit to read 'tebyarek' prayer. After food, 'ayat tovir', the prayer of prosperity of Turkmenistan , unity and solidarity of the nation, has been read
Having said warm goodbye to the participants, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov left the place of event.
Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper