Ilyumzhinov congratulates the residents of Kalmykia on the Spring Holiday

I cordially congratulate my countrymen on the bright holiday of Tsagaan Sar! Today, the spring has officially come to my native Kalmykia.

Tsagaan Sar for Kalmyks is a symbol of the awakening of nature, new beginnings and achievements. We believe that the long-awaited spring will bring the joy and prosperity to everyone. Let the holy White month be the time of dreams come true and fulfilment of all expectations!

I sincerely wish you good health, happiness, creativity and success. Let the ever-burning light of love to always accompany you and your families on the path of life! Congratulations!

President of the International Chess Federation (FIDE)

Kirsan Ilyumzhinov