The Azerbaijani culture was represented in the international charity festival International Day 2013 here. The festival organized by the American College in Cairo was attended by representatives from over 25 countries including Egypt, Turkey, Russia, USA, UK, Italy, countries of Central Europe and Latin America.
Azerbaijani pupils of the weekend school Akif Manafov and Sarah Badirkhanova performed the national dance Naz Eleme.
Member of the organizing committee of the festival, Sabina Mehdiyeva said, "We are happy to represent the rich culture and ancient traditions of Azerbaijan in Egypt along with other countries of the world. Our country has the richest culture, deep national traditions and unique customs."
The festival showcased folk musical instruments and Azerbaijani carpets. Azerbaijanis set up the model of the Ateshgah shrine, distributed copies of international magazines Baku,
Irs-Naslediye, publication Azerbaijani Carpets.
The event was attended by representatives of the embassy of Azerbaijan to Egypt and Azerbaijani Diaspora, and journalists.