Head of Turkish Religious Affairs Mehmet Gormez attended the inauguration ceremony of "Turkish-Islam Art Works Exhibition" in capital Yinchuan of Ningshia Hui autonomous region in China.
The exhibition was jointly held by Turkish Directorate General of Religious Affairs, China's State Administration for Religious Affairs and Islamic Association of China.
Speaking at the inauguration, Gormez said the Muslims in China had been sustaining their fraternity for 13 centuries in peace, adding "I hope this exhibition and ongoing mutual relationship between the two countries will contribute to humanity's peace and benefit."
The exhibition will be open till September 15, 2013 and the visitors will be served Turkish delight "lokum" and hazelnuts.
In addition, Turkish committee distributed copies of five religious books which are translated from Turkish into Chinese.
On the other hand, Gormez met with Governor of Ningshia Hui before the inauguration of the exhibition.
AALast Mod: 13 Eylül 2013, 22:27