7 best festivals in September
  ​world carnival puppets, feast of pizza, beer weekend, the festival of light – September rich with bright events, attracting tourists from around the world. We have compiled a selection…

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Festivals and celebrations of the world
  Each country has a rich history, holidays and traditions. If you are planning a trip to another state, want to immerse yourself in a new culture and get a…

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Beautiful holidays of the world

 

Section on how to make the New year a warm family holiday one to remember

Section is devoted to the family traditions of Christmas and Christmastide

History, customs, traditions of celebrating the holiday

Day of Fatherland defenders

International women’s day

For many years now, the 8th of March it fills our life with more romance, love and happy moments. On this day, our men do knightly deeds, give flowers and belong to us as mistresses, princesses, Queens. And so you want to March 8 was every day and never run out.

The event of Christ’s Resurrection is the greatest Christian holiday. This is the Feast of feasts and Triumph of triumphs, the sign of victory over sin and death and the beginning of the world, redeemed and sanctified by the Lord Jesus Christ. This feast is called the Passover, that is, the Day on which he accomplished our the gas from death to life and from earth to Heaven.

The day of family, love and fidelity

Beautiful summer festival, owes its appearance to the inhabitants of the city of Moore.

The day of knowledge, the most important holiday for first-graders.

The first holiday snowstorm

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The Women of the world holidays

the Ancient Germans believed that in women there is something sacred, and therefore consulted them as oracles. Often the reverence of men came on, and they worshipped women as a real living goddesses. Imagine the ancient Germans, shaggy and fierce, dressed in animal skins, with war paint on his face. Now, this wild subject had not committed himself one day in a year for tenderly-sweet eulogies “weak half of mankind,” but honestly women were worshiped all year round…

We, modern women, it seems that this holiday was always. Does — our great-grandmother were spared from having to blush with pleasure, listening required the compliments and taking the gift of the branches of stunted Mimosas. Thank you Clara Zetkin and Leonid Ilyich! The decision on annual celebration of International women’s day was taken in 1910 at the second International conference of socialists in Copenhagen, on the proposal of Clara Zetkin. The holiday was first held in 1911 in America and in some European countries and in 1913 — in Russia. In 1966, by order of Leonid Brezhnev, on March 8 became a non-working day in the USSR — and to this day remains as such.

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Argentine Carnival

 

To understand the full sweep of Argentina holidays, it’s worth noting that Argentina in their area is in second place after Brazil compared to other countries in South America.

Interestingly, while in the Northern part of the world coldest winter in Argentina hot summer is in full swing. It was in the month of January passes lush delightful carnival, comparable in scale and bling only Brazilian. Traditionally the main venue of the carnival is an Argentine city Gualeguaychu. This carnival festival is the longest in the world. Two months in the country are bright noisy ceremonial processions.

The Argentine carnival there is no specific name, he is simply called “Carnival of the country”.

Luxury elegant processions are held regularly every Saturday for two months, starting the first Saturday of January and ending the first Saturday of March. The culminating day of carnival is considered the third Saturday January. The entire carnival is the festive season in Argentina is called “sometimes love and carnivals”.

On the territory of Argentina in January attracts thousands of tourists to enjoy the fabulous festive spectacle, and a good rest. Of course, unforgettably colorful statement of smiling dancers with a wonderful and strong almost completely naked bodies, decorated with rhinestones, feathers and other Continue reading