Festivals and holidays in Taiwan
As in mainland China, in Taiwan, there are a huge number of various festive events. Especially popular traditional and public holidays – Chinese New year (first day of the first…

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Famous culinary festivals in the world
If you are adventurous, you have the desire to try new foods and dishes from them — suggest you go on a journey you will have a gastronomic calendar. In…

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Boldino autumn – and other festivals

 

In the framework of the XXVII festival «Boldino fall” of the Nizhny Novgorod Opera troupe of the theatre and guests of the festival visited in Bolshoe Boldino, where he was perhaps the most productive period in the works of Pushkin.

Festival “Boldino autumn” was opened with the Opera “Queen of spades”

Geography of participants of the festival this year than ever.

“Boldino” can pass the Ministry of culture in 2015, Shantsev said

Previously, funding “Boldin” he wanted to transfer to the municipal level, however, the district authorities have stated that they do not have the money for it.

Best fall beer festivals

Autumn is the time of the largest beer festivals where you can try a variety of Beers, enjoyed some local delicacies and spend time abroad. Some of them need no introduction, and some many foreigners and not heard, because the harvest beer festivals in Europe is held sufficient. Portal.

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The Most beautiful holidays of the world

 

Carnival in Rio is one of the most anticipated festivals in the world. This is a crazy cocktail of colours, costumes, music, dancers.

In fact, the Carnival in Rio — the parade of the Samba schools, which is organized by the Ministry of tourism of the city, the League of Samba Schools and TV stations that broadcast the show.

Each school chooses a theme and prepares its moving platform, the costumes, the sets, the dancing, makes the presentation. At the end of the Carnival selects one school-the winner of which is awarded a cash prize. To study in this school is considered very prestigious.

Holi — festival of colors in India

Holi, the festival of spring and the blossoming of nature in India, is celebrated in February or March. These days Indians are stirring up trouble between men and women jump over the fire and swing on the swings statues of the gods.

But certainly the most talked about event of the festival is the sprinkling each other with colored inks and dousing with water. All these colored powders are made from herbs, which in this period to help fight the spread of different spring virus.

Venice carnival

Every year Venice for 12 days turns into a giant stage with decorations for one of the grandest and most dazzling carnivals in the world. Unrestrained Continue reading

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.

Are we right, proudly calling this day “international”? Judge for yourself. This day is declared a national Continue reading