A Collection of Russian folk traditions, celebrations and rituals
  Here you'll find Russian superstitions and omens connected with national and religious holidays. Folk and religious in our culture are closely intertwined, and sometimes it is impossible to separate…

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The Most unusual festivals of the world
  Was recently compiled a list of unusual events, anniversaries and holidays. 12 of the strangest events in the world: 1. The festival ’s Las Payas" (Valencia, Spain ) Fire…

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Festivals Kiev: the most incendiary and exciting events capital

 

Festivals in Kiev are an integral part of the cultural life of the country. These festive mass actions allow you to be aware of all the events lovers of music, theatre, circus and cinema. Besides, creativity is manifested in all that concerns the organization. So, a place for festivals can serve both indoors and “open air” Playground ” area, field, Park, etc.

The best film festivals in Kiev for fans of the movie

All the film festivals in Kiev accompanied by the showing of a film series that combines one or another theme. Often, the features of such events are the author of films and short films.

In the world of evaluation movie box office with rental — not the only indicator. The festivals allow you to assign awards to the best films of the year, to assess the professionalism of the production teams, as well as to convey to the audience modern trends in cinema.

According to official data, the most regular cinema event in Ukraine is the festival of “Youth”. Each fall within it demonstrate about 250 films from around the world. The main contenders are the first short and feature Continue reading

The 7 best circuses of the world

 

The kick drums and the audience opened his mouth in surprise, a wave of rope and fragile girl falls down from the dome, and after landing, turns into a flock of white doves. “What a circus!” – say you’ll be right. How!

1. Cirque du Soleil

Famous and already well familiar to inhabitants of Moscow canadian circus Cirque du Soleil touring the world for over 30 years. Actually the circus, in the classic sense, Cirque du Soleil is not. It’s an amazing mix of theatre, circus arts and street entertainment. Every show has its own unique plot and theme. His glory Cirque du Soleil got through breathtaking acrobatic performances, the acoustics, which makes the audience swoon in anticipation of a miracle and costumes of actors, careful attention to detail. Catch du Soleil is not so easy, the circus has toured across countries and continents, visiting world capitals every few years.

Average ticket price: $ 200.

2. Shanghai Circus World

«the Best circus show China” – so aptly and briefly include Shanghai circus criticism. Shanghai Circus World stands on its own arena in the same area of the stadium and Guangzhong Park. and touring the world.

Two major programmes: ERA Intersection of Time and brought worldwide Continue reading

The Most unusual festivals of the world

People who are used to their culture, holidays of other Nations seem to be amazing, and often strange. To understand the traditions of other people you just have to try not to limit yourself to just their culture.

However, a series of events and competitions, typical of those or other Nations, is truly amazing and unusual, which will be discussed below.

It is worth considering that many of the competition so unusual and fun that they resemble more festivities, because the victories are not as important, participants are much more fun to relax and just talk.

International pirate day. This holiday, though born in the US, has spread thanks to the Internet worldwide. Now every year on 19 September can be found in different parts of the world people in bandanas and blindfolds in that unusual pirate speak the language, interspersing the words of the familiar “piastres”, “a thousand devils”.

World Cup mugs. And once again, a celebration invented by the English, and it shall be held in the town of Egremont. Some data suggest that competition has arisen in the distant 1297, held here at the crab fair. The celebration continues in our days, becoming an international and annual passes in September. Legendary Champions is a Peter Jackson, who for the sake of owning the title “the most horrible mug” pulled out all her teeth – it gave Continue reading