Sahibkiran in the Memory of Descendants
The 682nd anniversary of Amir Temur, the great statesman and commander, who made a great contribution to the world development, has been widely celebrated in Uzbekistan this week.
As the tradition goes, a solemn event took place on April 9 on the alley named after Amir Temur in Tashkent. Members of parliament, representatives of ministries and departments, writers, poets, scientists, students, representatives of the diplomatic corps accredited in our country took part in it.
Speakers noted that the image of Amir Temur is the personification of justice, peace, prosperity, he created a powerful state, left an important theoretical and practical heritage in matters of statehood, opened a wide path to the development of science, culture, spirituality, the life path of this great personality serves an example for present generations.
In the whole world, interest is growing in the study of the rich heritage of Amir Temur and Temurids in the field of statehood, science, culture, and creation. In our country and abroad, scientific research is conducted and works on the contribution of the Temurids to the world civilization are created. These works contribute to the discovery of new facets of the personality of Sahibkiran, to obtaining an even broader idea of the state he ruled and the historical conditions in which he conducted his activities.
Spearheaded by the President of our country Shavkat Mirziyoyev, large-scale reforms, work on developing the political sphere, economy, science, social and cultural sphere, strengthening peace, interethnic cooperation, building and serving the interests of the people are significant in that they are in tune with the activities of the great Amir Temur.
As the historical merits of Amir Temur in the field of creation the construction at his command of majestic structures, palaces, madrassahs, mosques, mausoleums, cities, the comprehensive development of the capital of the state of Samarkand, the laying of large gardens outside the cities, the protection of the development of science, culture and art, the strengthening of trade, economic and cultural ties - for generations serve as a model of enlightenment for generations, and the activities of the President of our country in these areas deserve a great deal recognition not only among our people but also all over the world.
Sahibkiran said: “Strength is in justice!” Today, justice, caring for the people, tolerance are the priority directions of the policy of the head of our state.
“The personality of Amir Temur is unique, the life and work of this man were marked by a golden epoch in the history of our statehood,” says Shokhista Uljaeva, doctor of historical sciences. “Prior to independence, only the military campaigns of our great ancestor were unilaterally studied, and only after gaining the sovereignty of our country did a broad study of its contribution to the preservation and development of the world begin. As the ruler who united Europe and Asia, he made a great contribution to the development of trade, economic, cultural ties with neighboring countries, patronized the creation and sciences. In his time, all spheres developed actively. Today, his activities worthily continue today’s generations.”
Similar events were also held in all regions of the republic.
So, in the ancient village of Khoja Ilgor in Kashkadarya region, where Amir Temur was born, the visiting session of the International Press Club took place. Celebrations were held in the form of a national festival. Stage design of the handicraft products, demonstration of folk games, folk performances, composition, recreating the era of Amir Temur, yurts made a great impression on the audience, especially foreign tourists.
More than 20 thousand people took part in the event. The participants got acquainted with the exposition reflecting the life, life and arms of the army of Amir Temur, they had an opportunity to taste special dishes prepared for soldiers, to join the traditions and culture of our people, and to watch the athletes' competitions.
“I am in Uzbekistan for the third time,” says tourist Ernest Fogal from Switzerland. “This time I came with my wife. This trip is very interesting. I cannot believe that on the birthday of Amir Temur we were in the village, where he came to this world. Impressed with the hospitality of the residents of Kashkadarya, and the local cuisine was very popular.
Historical events related to the life of Amir Temur, from the time of his birth, childhood and youth to the liberation of the homeland from the invaders, the foundations of the state, significant philosophical aspects of the country’s leadership were transferred in the form of theatrical performances.