New Edition of Abai’s Works Presented in Semey

The new edition of the works of Abai was presented in Semey. The edition consists of a two-volume book with 700 pages of poetries writing in different years.

The book is part of the Ruhani Kazyna subprogram and is dedicated to the 175th anniversary of the Kazakh poet and writer.

There are some differences between this and the previous editions. Firstly, all of Abai’s works in this book are strictly in chronological order. Secondly, the book includes not only poetries but also short commentaries as well.

The second volume of the book has Abai’s Words of Edification as well as his translated works and historical works.

The book was published under the leadership of the candidate of philosophical sciences, Asan Omar. The two-volume book has one hundred copies.