Amazing festival Ati-Atihan in the Philippines – it’s the best week-long street party that rages from morning till evening, peaking on the third Sunday of January. Honoring the Santo niño (Santo Nino) (the image of the child Jesus) implies the irrigation head, as no other religious holiday, he is dressed in a very secular brilliance.
The history of the festival of Ati-Atihan roots in the XIII century, when a group of fair-skinned Malay immigrants from Borneo (Borneo) decided to show their respect for local residents of Athy. They painted their faces with black paint, sing and dance in gratitude for the earth and the food that was given to them (worrying about any pagan based, Spanish colonists later added here image of Santo niño). Today, in accordance with the historical past of the festival, the participants of the main parade paint their faces with soot and wear costumes that are perfectly suited for the Samba schools in Rio.
Although the festival lasts for a week, the festivities really flare up in the last three days (Friday through Sunday). Sunday is the big day and it starts early with the transfer of the revered icon of the Santo niño from the Cathedral town of Kalibo (Kalibo Cathedral) Continue reading
Fascinating, exciting and unique adventure Dmitry Komarov continue. “World inside out” went on a new journey through Southeast Asia to India. Under the statement of Dmitry, this country just boggles my mind and leaves an incredible emotion. See the World inside out season 2 and see for yourself.
Issues of transmission will help to come close to the mystery called India. Be sure that you learn everything about this country, including what nobody will write in guidebooks for tourists. The world upside down season 2 will show the real India – the life, customs, challenges and hopes of this country.
Features Of India
The country is located in South Asia on the Indian subcontinent. She ranks second in the world in terms of population – 1 billion 200 million people.Only in 1947, the Indian state became independent, and before that for nearly 200 years it was a British colony.
Despite economic indicators, India is a desperately poor country, and although occupies in the ranking of welfare States 9 line. Not strikingly it? There is still a caste system from which birth determines social position.
What else can surprise and impress the second density of the population of the Republic, Continue reading
No. 1. Now I have a ticket for the concert on 29 August in Orange, actors: Billy”s Band, Estethic Education, and Zemfira. Bought on the first day of sales,all povtoritsa like Green, and I think will be just fine:) Now just to wait.
No. 2. A wonderful picnic of one of the “Billboard” which I now love even more(the magazine is quite objective in his assessment, informative and negatory what little right now).
First visited this mega-event and do not regret it:) it was a real picnic: songs,dances, sports,games, food, outdoors,cartoons for adults, fashionable clothing,even photocross, the heat mixing with the rain and all this in my favorite Park,I can’t believe it:)
Of course, in the first place for a picnic lured me speech Ilya Lagutenko ,but it was promised at the very end, so until then,from 12: 00 we headed out with Natasha in the world of razlecheny Picnic.
Loved the deck log BG(Big City), and there was scream, and Twister( which did not have time to play,but that looked funny), huge chess, checkers,backgammon, another was near the volleyball and football,but due to the last rain Continue reading