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Tatars in Estonia

In Estonia too there was some compact Tatar societies. In Estonia Tatars lived in Tallinn, Pyarnu, Narva, Yykhve, Maardu, Yarve, Tartu. On the beginning of 90th in Estonia – 4058 Tatars. In 1988 the Tatar society of culture head by T.Seyfullinym had been creat. Activity of a society had appear ineffective, and soon it were re-register as the Tatar community of Estonia with the centre in Maardu. Chairman of the Tatar society of Maardu Madut Prokurorov.

In 1995 the Society of culture of Tatars of Estonia were separat it "Idel" officially register in the Ministry of culture of the Estonian Republic. Dayan Ahmet, Valiulla Zakerov, Ali Harrasov, Ramil Nizametdinov founders of a society, etc. Now the board of a society included Ilziya Ahmet, Fauziya Hadiullina and Gulbstan Nugumanova.

It were enter by 105 members, and on events participat to 200-300 Tatars. Members of the Society celebrated religious holidays, conducted the Drinking bout, the literary soirees devot to G. Tukayu, M. Dzhalily, other poets, looked after a Muslim cemetery. Lessons on studying of the Tatar language and the Arabian writing at Sunday school was conduct, the library of the Tatar literature worked, there are the Tatar chorus, rates of Estonian language was open. Head the Society of "Idel" the director theatre "Salong" Dayan Akhmetov, with 2000 over it Timur Zaripov administered.

At the Society of "Idel" good contacts with the Tatar societies of of Yykhvi (the Idavirumassky Tatar cultural society, the chairman R. Kamalov), Narva (The Tatar cultural centre, the chairman R. Izmaylov) and Pyarnu, with the Bashkir society of Estonia - chairman Flyuza Hayrullina was c into. In 1996 these societies had h on the Estonian earth a meeting with Tatars of Finland. Carrying out of the Drinking bout of three Baltic states becoming traditional. In 2003 it had pass Paldise in.

Also the Tatar society of Estonia "Three-copecks piece" are register.

The Tatar cultural society of a name G. Tukaya head by I.Kasyym-Kaloshinoy, worked in Pyarnu's city. In a city of Tartu a society of "Hyp" Yusupov headed X. The Tatar communities had enter Association of national minorities of Estonia, of which heads T.Seyfullin are one.

The government of Estonia assisted the Tatar community. So, the active worker of a cultural society of "Idel" F.Hadiullina with 1979 taught at Sunday school and together with Russian edition on local radio "The silver thread", devot to life of representatives of different nationalities of Estonia led transfer.

Rustam Gaynetdinov.

"The Tatar news", №11, 2003.

With October, 2011 every third week on environments at 19.35 on waves of Radio-4 there are a broadcast in the Tatar language. The name of transfer of Duslyk are translat with the Tatar language as "friendship". Le предачи Favziya Hadiullinna - the professional Tatar philologist, the teacher and the poetess.

Cheerfully and in the spirit of national traditions had not arrival of New year in the Tatar society of culture of Idel.

Evening passing on December 28 2011г. in elegantly decorat hall for acceptances to the address of the street. Bark, 5. The great interest were caus by a quiz on knowledge of history and life of the historical native land – Tatarstan. Father Frost waiting for verses and songs only in the Tatar language. In the program of evening there Tatar dances and music, games, competition of national dishes. Evening were for a long time remember to friends of the Tatar society and the visitors which have arriv from various places of Estonia, and also from Tatarstan and Finland.

The society of Tatars of Estonia had in a big way not the 15 anniversary

In Tallinn had pass the anniversary events devot to the 15 anniversary of the Society of culture of Tatars of Estonia by "Idel". The delegation of the Ministry of culture of the Republic Tatarstan and Executive committee of the World congress of Tatars who were head by the chief of department on work with foreign diaspora of executive committee of VKT of Rustem Gaynetdinov had t part in them.

On festivals to the capital of the Estonian state there had arriv also the big delegation of the Finnish Tatars led by the president of the Society of "Islamiya" Okanom Dakherom, and also delegation of Tatars of Latvia, Tatar national - cultural societies of Narva, Maardu, Kohtla-Jarve and other cities of Estonia.

Anniversary events had beg on October 1 with opening of an exhibition «Tatars in Estonia» in City meeting of Tallinn which will work within two weeks, reported Executive committee of the World congress of Tatars.

On October 2 under the chairmanship of Cand.Econ.Sci., the chairman of the board of the Society of culture of Tatars of Estonia "Idel" Ilzii Ahmet had t place the international conference «Tatars in Estonia: history, religion, culture» in which visible Estonian scientists, scientific and public figures from Finland, Latvia and Tatarstan had t part. Welcom participants of conference, the chairman of the Tallinn City meeting Toomas Vitsut had underlin that the capital of Estonia are going to accept in 2011 a title of the Cultural Capital of Europe, therefore preserving and development of culture the occup Estonia and are more its the capital of representatives of national minorities are one of rod lines of activity state bodies in the field of a national policy.

The employee of the Tallinn city museum Thomas Abilene one of authors of the book which had le recently «Islam in Estonia», had shar that richest historical material whom it had collect in Estonian archives on stories of settling of Tatars of Estonia before participants of conference. The researcher had figuratively return gather in the XYIII-XIX-th century when visible Tatar dealers from Nizhegorodchiny and the Kazan province Oumar Zaripov, Sibgatulla Magdeev, Fatekh Zakirov and others successfully master Estonian market, bec the richest people, a part Estonian nobiliteta, bec visible patrons of art. The mister Abilene, and then a mufti of Spiritual management of Moslems-sunnitov of Ali Harrasov and a mufti of Estonian Islamic society, the chairman of the Islamic cultural centre "Turas" («A heritage) Ildar Muhametshin had notic that the pre-war history of Tatars in Estonia had indissolubly been connect with Islam. Still in the beginning of the XX-th century in many cities exist Muslim arrivals, and in 1928 the Muslim religious consolidation dispers in 1940 by Councils had been register. Only in the conditions of recovery of independence of Estonia it were possible to revive again activity of Muslim consolidations of Tatars but while Moslems in Estonia had no any mosque.

Large philosophical questions of historical interaction of Turkic and Finno-Ugric ethnoses in territory of the Eastern Europe, and, in particular, in Estonia, lift by Estonian writer Arvo Valton known in Tatarstan and large orientalist Hans Artur Erik Last. The interesting facts about historical links of the Finnish and Estonian Tatars the chairman of a society of "Islamiya" from Helsinki had result in the performance Okan Dakher.

In completion of evening the big celebratory concert bright performances of creative group of actors from Tatarstan Aydara Gabdinova, Chulpan Akhmetzyanovoy, Aydar of Valiev and the talented performer of the Tatar songs from Finland Dzhamili Nizametdin which nail had t place. On that emotional heat who reigning in a hall, it were fe that our compatriots had very much miss live Tatar music and art.

The creative crew of actors from Tatarstan also had g concerts before the Tatar communities of cities of Maardu and Narva. Tatarstanets have been accept by mayors of these cities, reported information agency of Tatars inform.