Travel to Russia
On 19 June 2022 at the invitation of the school "Russvet" in Phuket Russian Ambassador to Thailand H.E. Mr. Evgeny Tomikhin took part in activities of compatriots on the occasion of "Sabantui" holiday.
"Sabantui" is the holiday of fertility and abundance, which holds an important place in the culture of many peoples of Russia. This year, which has been officially declared the Year of Cultural Heritage of the Peoples of Russia, this holiday bears a special significance.
The festival of Tatar and Bashkir culture, which was organized for the first time in Thailand, was attended by about a thousand people: Russians, Thais and foreign citizens.
During the event the Ambassador made a welcoming speech, as well as delivered a message from the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Mr. Rustam Minnikhanov.