On the 25th of May, 2012 was summed up the literary contest Spring is the beauty of poetry

The contest was held from 10th of February to 10th of May. The award ceremony was held on the 25th of May at Al Raha Beach Hotel in Abu Dhabi. Organizers were pleasantly surprised that so many talented people are living in the Emirates. Results of poetry collection were obtained from 33 poets, of which 16 people live and work in the UAE. The youngest participant is 11 years old and the oldest is 70 years old. It is pleasant to note that many participants are regularly published in literary anthologies.
In summing up, places  were as follow:

1st place – Mrs. Anna Krukovskaya
2nd place – Mrs. Elena Balina
3rd place – Mrs. Irina Soluyanova
3rd place – Mrs. Inna Badr

Special prizes were given to the youngest participant of the contest –
Darina Al Aroud and Kausar Shangareeva.

It should be noted that Mrs. Inna Badr, was among the winners, is a member of Community of Russian Women in the UAE Rossiyanka. Congratulations!

The jury also highlighted the work of the poet Mr. George Bakanov, a resident of Magnitogorsk.

The Embassy of Russian Federation, Rossiyanka and the KC compatriots are grateful to prizes for winners: Khalidiah Beach Resort Hotel and personally to Mr. Sirak Muradyan; Al Raha Beach Hotel and personally to Mrs. Albina Tyukanova; Hotel chain Rotana and personally to Mrs. Oksana Shinayeva;  as well as natural cosmetics boutique Herbal.  A special word of grateful to honored actor of the Russian Federation,to  Mr. A.Nemov for musical gift for all guests.

The jury, which led by the spouse of Ambassador of  the Russian Federation to the UAE Mrs. Evgenia Andreeva, was consist of Mrs. Tatiana Al Aroud and Mrs. Alla Astanina,  President and Vice President of the Community of Russian Women in the UAE;Mrs. Elena Olkhovskaya, Chief Editor of the Publishing House Russian Emirates; Dr. Safa M. Alvan Al Janabi, Associate Professor of Russian philology, Director and owner of Orient Consulting and legalized translations; Dr. Aligeydar Rzaev, the Chief Editor of Aviamost journal; Dr. Zialyazan Sabbah, Ph.D. in Medical Sciences; Mrs. Oksana Kompanec, Philologist,  professor of Russian language as a foreign;Mrs. Elena Tarilova, Director of the Department of Languagesand Literature at the International Center for Training Systems; Mrs. Marina Khalikova, Director of Russian International School in the UAE; Mrs. Galina Shknay, Ph.D.in Philology Sciences, professor of Russian language and literature.