'Seljuq Heritage' at Russian State University for the Humanities

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An exhibition entitled ‘Seljuq Heritage’, dedicated to the culture and art of the dynasty, which led the movement of the Seljuk Turks from their historical homeland in Central Asia towards the countries of the Middle East, up to Byzantium and Egypt, was opened at the exhibition hall of the Russian State University for the Humanities. The organizers of the exhibition are Russian State University for the Humanities, the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the Embassy of Turkey in Moscow and the municipality of Seljuklu. The Seljuq civilization was able to unite different peoples and cultures and create an integral cultural space on the territory from Central Asia to the Mediterranean. Science and art were flourishing in the states, established by the Seljuq dynasty.