Kaiym Mukhamedkhanov founded the School of Abai studies.
The National Museum of Kazakhstan plans to organize a number of events dedicated to the 175th anniversary of Abai.
As part of the anniversary celebration, an international scientific conference will be held on 18th and 19th December.
The Day of Friendship between South Korea and Central Asian countries was held in Seoul.
The planned events include theatrical mini-performances “Vibrant Market: Abai”, a waltz dance ball, vivid show.
Kazakh fashion designers took part in the Silk Road Fashion Show.
The 1956 publication also describes the events of the exodus of 20,000 Kazakh families from the Chinese province of Xinjiang.