Erkin Vohidov was an Uzbek poet, playwright, literary translator, and statesman. In addition to writing his own poetry, Vohidov translated the works of many famous foreign poets, such as Aleksandr Tvardovsky, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Muhammad Iqbal, Rasul Gamzatov, and Sergey Yesenin into the Uzbek language. Particularly noteworthy are his translations of Yesenin's works and Goethe's Faust.
From November 11 to 13, 2020, Uzbekistan will host the Tashkent International Tourism Fair “Tourism on the Silk road”. TITF-2020 is organized by the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Tourism Development.
On November 1, in Uzbekistan starts the annual international charity «Samarkand Half Marathon».
The holding of this charity run helps to solve the problem of drawing public attention to children with autism spectrum disorder.
The Art and Culture Development Foundation of Uzbekistan has started registering participants for the Samarkand Half Marathon
Central Asia, especially today’s Uzbekistan, has historically existed as an ancient cradle of science, culture and art. This also mentioned in pre-Islamic sources. In particular, in the Avesta, advanced ideas for the spiritual environment, science and education of the time were put forward. At the same works on astronomy, medicine, law and religion have been written in Aramaic, Sogdian, Turkic, Pahlavi, Khorezmian, Assyrian, Bactrian, Uyghur and Khotani and this scientific legacy has been serving as the basis for a strong civilization.
The President of Uzbekistan visited the mausoleum of Sultan Saodat near Termez. Surahs from the Holy Quran were recited.
Navruz is widely celebrated in Uzbekistan.
Bukhara hosted the First International Forum “Ziyorat tourism” (Pilgrimage tourism).