Ministry of Education and Science of RK L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University Kazakhstan Institute of Social Development "Rukhani Zhangyru"



On April 2, 2020 at 10.00 a.m. the Department of Religious Studies of L.N. Gumilev Eurasian National University, together with the Centre for Religious Studies of the Kazakhstan Institute of Public Development "Rukhani Zhangyru" remotely held the International Scientific and Practical Conference "Religion and Humanistic Values in the Heritage of Abai" as part of the celebration of the 175th anniversary of the great Kazakh poet, enlightener, thinker Abai Kunanbayev.

Specialists, doctoral candidates, master's students and students engaged in research on the above topics were invited to participate in the conference. The discussion at the conference focused on the need to actualize the humanist values of religion and culture in the context of the challenges of modern society. The humanist message in the heritage of Abai was considered, which allows rethinking the issues related to the role of religion in the life of man and society promotes humanist values, as well as intercultural and interreligious dialogue, religious tolerance in religious education, raises the problem of freedom and responsibility of man in the modern world.

A collection of scientific publications has been published as part of the conference on 22.05.2020. The electronic version of the collection is available by clicking here.

 The address of the Organizing Committee: 010000, Kazakhstan, Astana, Yanushkevich 6, 221. Yanushkevich Eurasian National University. L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University, Department of Religious Studies.

 Tel.: 8 (727) 709 500, ext.: 35 216, cell: +7 705 633 69 34 (Answer: Madina Serikovna Bekmaganbetova).