President of the Russian Republic of Tatarstan Visits Confucius Institute at Kazan Federal University
On the morning of Mar.9th local time, President Rustam Minnikhanov of the Russian Republic of Tatarstan, accompanied by Rector Ilshat Gafurov of Kazan Federal University, visited the Confucius Institute at Kazan Federal University and watched excellent calligraphy course of the Confucius Institute.
Li Lanyi, Chinese Director of the Confucius Institute giving a brief introduction on the Confucius Institute to President Rustam Minnikhanov (second left)
Li Lanyi, Chinese Director of the Confucius Institute introduced course provision, the condition of teachers, the number of students and the development of teaching and cultural activities of the Confucius Institute to President Rustam Minnikhanov, who then fully affirmed the institute’s achievements in teaching and contributions to promoting Chinese and spreading Chinese culture.
President Rustam Minnikhanov watching excellent calligraphy course of the Confucius Institute
A student of the Confucius Institute at Kazan Federal University showing her calligraphy work
Afterwards, President Rustam Minnikhanov watched excellent calligraphy course of the Confucius Institute. Chinese language teachers lectured the writing norms and cultural signification of Chinese calligraphy. Russian students earnestly wrote “Fu” (good fortune), “Wo Ai Ni Zhong Guo”(I Love You China) and other Chinese characters. The president held friendly exchanges with the teachers and students. Speaking highly of the excellent course of the institute, he expressed appreciation for its integration of knowledge and culture.
In the end, Li Lanyi, on behalf of the Confucius Institute, presented a calligraphy work All the Best to President Rustam Minnikhanov.