Moscow hosted the 57th annual meeting of the Moscow Abkhaz diaspora

Moscow hosted the 57th annual meeting of the Moscow Abkhaz diaspora

This year, the 57th annual meeting of the Moscow Abkhaz diaspora gathered more than 450 Abkhazians living in Moscow, and held in the format of a warm and inviting Abkhaz evening.

The guests of honor of the meeting were the ambassadors of the Syrian Arab Republic, the Republic of Djibouti, the Republic of Benin, representatives of the Russian Foreign Ministry and the Embassy of Palestine, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Abkhazia to the Russian Federation IM Ahban, president of the World Congress of the Abkhaz-Abaza (Abaza) people T. M . Shamba and representatives of the Moscow public.

The program of the 57th Annual Meeting of the Moscow Abkhaz diaspora was intense and exciting. Leading Damey Chanba team of KVN "Narts of Abkhazia" and singer Ramin Zadey first presented the winners of the Moscow Diaspora young musical projects «Apsny Star», «Golos.Deti."

Also perfomed well-known jazz band «TIM Band» Khagba brothers with jazz compositions from world hits and Abkhaz songs.

Lasha Maruhba’s Abkhazian dance group "Amtsambz" and adyghe ensemble "Cherkess" performed incendiary Abkhazian-Circassian dances.

Guests have been prepared a fun raffle with interesting and unusual raffle prizes offered by our talented compatriots: Opera singer Hibla Gerzmava, Alice Gitsba, designer clothes Rasida Lakoba («Rasario»), the creators of the project «Colors of Nation», the artist Nino Dzyapsh-ipa, designer Aida Gitsba, designer - florist Zhanna Piliya, image consultant Astanda Chegiya. Its prizes for guests also prepared  well-known restaurants such as the "Black Sea Riviera" and "Sam Prishel."

For young Diaspora representatives held a disco by Esnat Kobakhia, DJ Finn Tarro - resident and snowboard festivals AvoSnowFest Snowpasta, held annually in the Italian and French Alps.

"These meetings are very necessary Abkhazian diaspora in Moscow - says Beslan Agrba, head of the Moscow Abkhaz diaspora - to feel like an integral part of the Abkhazian people and its rich culture, maintain a close relationship with each other."