In Ashgabat, at the International University for the Humanities and Development, the opening of the Philosophical Club was held in a solemn atmosphere, timed to coincide with the World Philosophy Day.
As reported in the newspaper “Neutral Turkmenistan”, the purpose of the club is to stimulate students in the study of philosophy and assistance in improving the acquired knowledge.
Within the framework of the event, several thematic exhibitions were organized in the spacious hall of the university, which included various sections of philosophy, ethics, aesthetics, epistemology, metaphysics, logic and psychology.
In addition to the book exposition, there were art paintings and sculptures made by students specializing in the field of philosophy.
One of the central events of the celebration was the literary and musical program.
The festivities ended with a theatrical game of imitation, which was attended by members of the Philosophical Club.
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World Philosophy Day was established by UNESCO in 2005. This significant date of the international calendar is celebrated on the third Thursday of November in more than 70 UNESCO member countries, thus emphasizing the enduring value of philosophy for the development of human thought in every culture.