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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Calendar of holidays and events for the week of 14 to 20 September
    Calendar of holidays and events for the week of 14 to 20 September will reveal information about important and significant holidays of the Church calendar, the people's will,…

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The Scenario of opening a children’s art festival

 

Leading the Whole room in excitement died away: for he is our feast awaits!

And the long-awaited festival to us with joy!

Applause we will be guests on stage to invite,

And we will provide the right “Tverskaya asterisk to start!

Representatives of the district administration congratulate children and adults with the holiday and announces the opening of the festival “Tverskaya Star”

Sounds waltz on stage and there is a Girl – Star.

Star Only a moment ago I was born

And over the Earth swept!

She is beautiful! And it

I see a lot of lights…

This probably stars.

No, from them there is a special light.

Moderator so, not stars, people

His eyes Shine a special light.

The star And what they want?

Why come here?

Leading Want to see how the star is born!

And not one! A lot of them!

And here is the “star road”!

Your sister was there for a year.

And here! Autumn and Winter, Spring and Summer

Already in a hurry to “star” dance!

Executed dance track “seasons” in which participating adults ( seasons ) and children (flowers, leaves, butterflies, snowflakes, icicles, birds), the pupils of the kindergarten № 38,№48.

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The Most unusual festivals in the world by Time magazine

 

The Time magazine presented a series of photographs titled the World’s Wackiest Holidays . devoted to the most unusual holidays and festivals from different corners of our planet. For example, the monkey festival in Thailand.

Monkey Banquet (Monkey Buffet) in the province of lop Buri . Each year approximately 600 monkeys are invited to the dinner, which consists of a variety of fruits and vegetables. Monkey feast is held in honor of the God Rama, who according to the legend, along with the monkey army defeated many of his opponents.

The festival of colors in new Delhi (The Festival of Colors) — Indian national holiday in honor of the arrival of spring, the celebration of the expulsion of evil and the rebirth of life. It is celebrated for 2 days on a full moon. According to the legend, on this day died the evil demon Holika. On this day in each city hosts its celebration, everywhere lit bonfires, symbolizing the end of winter and the death of evil spirits. Fire burn an effigy of Holika, throw the fruits seasonal harvest — grain, coconuts, etc. in the Morning people go to the street, and the fun begins — all drench each other with colored water of the red, green, yellow, blue and black colour and throws colored powders.

Tomatina (Tomatina) in the village of buñol — famous “tomato massacre”. This is one of the most Continue reading

10 most colorful carnivals of the world

 

As it is strange, but February is the most festive month of the year . The thing is that this month, around the world are the most memorable carnivals, during which you can see colorful parades, plenty of food and all kinds of fun.

There are many theories concerning the origin of the carnival. Some believe that the word “carnival” comes from the Latin expression “carne vale” meaning “farewell to meat”, signifying the last days when one could eat meat before Lent. Others believe that celebrating ward off evil spirits and are a way to say goodbye to winter and welcome spring.

The Rio carnival is a kind of yardstick with which to measure all other carnivals. It is also one of the most celebrated artistic events in the world. Slightly more than half a million tourists come every year to the “capital of all carnivals in the world”, to watch the greatest Orgy of all times and peoples. The carnival begins with the crowning of king Momo, who passed a huge silver and gold keys to the city. Then begin the celebration across the country on all the streets, squares, bars and clubs, culminating in a Parade of Samba, when the best are on a Samba school in Rio de Janeiro to win the title Continue reading