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New Russian translation of the Koran
16/5/04 – 12:00 | No Comment
New Russian translation of the Koran

16th May 2004 – A new translation of the Koran in Russian (translated from Arabic) has been released in Moscow. The official presentation of the new edition took place today, reports RIA “Novosti”.
“The translation was …

Maestro Rostropovich participates in Barcelona-2004 forum
15/5/04 – 12:00 | No Comment
Maestro Rostropovich participates in Barcelona-2004 forum

15th May 2004 – The musical program of the Barcelona-2004 world culture forum opened with Benjamin Britten’s symphony War Requiem on Friday night. Famous Russian cellist Mstislav Rostropovich conducted the orchestra.
The War Requiem is one …