International children’s day is celebrated every year on 1 June, which was established in November 1949 in Paris by the decision of the Congress of the International democratic Federation of women, was first celebrated in 1950.
The protection of children as relevant today as ever. According to the UN Children’s Fund, every tenth child on the planet regularly becomes a victim of aggression by adults, and often their own parents. In Russia, the child population is more than 35 million people.
International children’s day . falling on the first day of summer, is one of the most exciting holidays for Russian children, which in our country, according to the latest census, there are more than 26 million. Across the country on this day, held charity events to help orphans and disabled children, children caught up in difficult situations.
We call on you today
To love children and to protect,
Let their world don’t break!
And will often hug.
After all, childhood is the best in the world
It’s time, worthy of love!
When healthy, our children,
Then they are happy we are!
Today, unfortunately, the rights of children is quite often violated. Children have rights no less than adults, but there are many circumstances that involve a violation of children’s rights. Continue reading
All concerts were sold out, probably because the participants of the festival were great musicians.
The tone of the festival asked the first concert held in the great day – the international day of music. The people of Tver can be proud that the festival is known throughout Russia. Greeting him sent an outstanding conductor of St. Petersburg Yury Temirkanov, the head of the Federal Agency for culture and cinematography Mikhail E. Shvydkoy and others. The festival was held in the building of drama theatre. The composition of the participants was truly star – State academic Symphony orchestra of Russia conducted by Mark Gorenstein, the world-renowned pianist Denis Matsuev and the symbol of the musical enlightenment of Russia Svyatoslav Belza. The concert programme was unusual. For the first time in Tver was so widely presents the music of German composer Richard Strauss. As noted by S. Belza, in honor of D. Matsuev named star and a young pianist justifies this honor. Performed Concert for piano and orchestra by Edward Grieg manifested violent temper D. Matsuev, powerful pent-up artistic will.
The musicians of the orchestra of M. Gorenstein did not let go of the stage. Continue reading
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