Family values are deep-rooted in Azerbaijan, and have been passed down from generation to generation since time immemorial. Care of youngsters, and respect for the elderly are cherished traditions in our country.
A dinner was given on November 14 on behalf of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his spouse Emine Erdoğan in honour of the heads of states and governments, international organizations participating in the Summit of G-20 held in the city of Antalya, and their spouses.
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva and Vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva attended the dinner.
After the dinner, samples from ebru and glass works –traditional Turkish handicraft – were demonstrated.
Heads of states, representatives of international organizations and their spouses were given information about this types of art. It was mentioned that ebru was a type of traditional Turkish visual art. A picture is first made on water surface and then absorbed to paper.
Mehriban Aliyeva participated in making of one of the ebrus.