The international scientific-practical conference "The role of the scientific heritage of Abu Rihan Boruni in the development of world science" was held on the occasion of the 1050th anniversary of the birth of this great scientist in Karakalpakstan
The event was organized by the Republican Center for Spirituality and Enlightenment together with the Academy of Sciences, the National Commission of the Republic of Uzbekistan for UNESCO, the Art and Culture Development Foundation, the Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Innovation, Jokargy Kenes and the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Karakalpakstan. Scientists from Egypt, Türkiye, India, Iran, Azerbaijan, Tajikistan, Pakistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, China, Sweden, Russia, and Afghanistan participated in the event.
Participants of the event visited the symbolic grave of Beruni, and surahs from the Quran were recited. They planted tree seedlings with good intentions. The guests also visited the monument to the scientist in the district's center. An exhibition of books and paintings dedicated to the life and scientific work of Abu Rayhon Beruni was organized at the Palace of Culture in the center of the district. The event ended with a gala concert on the occasion of the scientist’s 1050th anniversary, held in the Amphitheater of the regional center.