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The Most important pagan holidays Slavs

January (prosinec). The winter holidays are Slavs

1-6 – Volosova days. Otherwise referred to as the wolf days. In these days we need to pray livestock patron – God Hair and cattle. Protect the flock these days from the depredation of wolves bring their animals thanks for what they feed us from time immemorial.

3 – Day of remembrance of the legendary Princess Olga . Today a toast in honor of the great Gentile Olga. Glorified centuries in his name by his deeds worthy of memory and glory – took revenge on the citizens for the murdered husband, gave birth to the Great Prince Svyatoslav and United Russia.

6 – Turity . Holiday Yar-Tur, a bull, symbolizing fertility and life force. On this day people wear masks of bulls and play around. Youth plays in turica – fun games. This day is the end of the Christmas holidays.

8 – Indian Porridge . Day midwives-midwives. In Russia it was customary on this holiday to go to the midwives, giving them vodka, pancakes, giving gifts. It was believed if the young woman will make a gift to the midwifery grandmother, she (the girl) will be born healthy and strong child.

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The Most unusual festivals in the world

Every year around the world held more than hundreds of different festivals.

Some of them are quite traditional, while other festivals are striking in their uniqueness and even absurdity.

Perhaps the existence of such festivals you never knew existed!

Festival of cuckolds (Festa del Cornuto)

Rock Canterano (Roca Canterano, Italy

Why cry when you can have fun? As much as the other participants of the Festival of cuckolds, which is held annually in the village of Rock Canterano, near Rome. Instead sprinkle his ashes on his head, deceived by their halves of Italian men and women put on the heads of cute horns and merry go March in the streets of the village. The carnival procession is accompanied by songs, dances and satirical sketches on the theme of adultery.

Basically, cheating is not a reason to have fun, but as they say, “If the bride went to another, who knows who the lucky one.”

The mud festival (Boreyong Mud Festival)

Boring (Boreyong), South Korea

Cissy is unlikely to want to attend this fun festival. The participants of the mud Festival, which is held annually in South Korea, naked almost naked, and then Continue reading

20 the largest festivals and carnivals of the world

Once a year in some parts of the world come special days – bright, magical, and slightly crazy carnivals. Some, such as Brazilian carnival or the Spanish running of the bulls is well known to all; but you could never hear. And if you like “to party”, we bring to your attention the 20 most inimitable and large-scale festivals from around the world.

1. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

February 28 – March 4

Like Mardi Gras in New Orleans and the Carnival in Venice, Carnival in Rio de Janeiro – it’s a party in non-stop mode, only in the Brazilian style, which is a seemingly endless parade of Samba and colorful costumes.

2. Oktoberfest – Munich, Germany

The second half of September to the first weekend in October

Despite the fact that there are different, smaller-scale counterparts of this festival around the world, Munich’s traditional event is the largest beer festival in the world. In 2013, beer was sold for more than $96,178,668.

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Prague festival
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The Most beautiful and grandiose festivals and holidays in the world
Every holiday itself means beautiful view and bright show, however, what you will see in this collection stands head and shoulders above any festive event. Offer you to look at…

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Play "Crazy day or the marriage of Figaro"
Eventful play "Crazy day or the marriage of Figaro" was staged by the Tabakov theatre in honor of the 30th anniversary. The Director of the play was Konstantin Bogomolov, and…

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