Greetings to participants of celebrations of 135th anniversary of birth of Yakub Kolas
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has sent
greetings to the participants of the celebrations of the 135th
anniversary of the birth of renowned writer, people’s poet of Belarus, classic
of the national and world literature Yakub Kolas.
“One of the founders of modern fiction and the author of famous
poems, he became a true people’s writer and poet, a symbol of grandeur and
cultural wealth of the nation. A talented master of word described the most
elevated feelings of people, wisdom and the best features of character of
Belarusians, sincere love for the Belarusian language,” the message of greetings
Alexander Lukashenko stressed that
the life and literary work of Yakub Kolas is an example of selfless service to
people and the Fatherland. His creative legacy is by right considered the source
of spirituality and inspiration for many generations.
“I am convinced that the celebrations will help preserve and
promote the national culture, strengthen the unity of the society, and support
new bright literary talents,” the President remarked.