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Carnivals in Italy

Historical carnival in Ivrea

Ivrea – Turin

From 6 January to 5 February

From 6 January 2008 began a famous Historical carnival in Ivrea. The carnival, which this year marks 200 years, traditionally opened to the sounds of pipes and drums. In his program numerous parties and events, and the culmination will be fascinating famous and spectacular Orange battle (Battaglia delle Arance – Battaglia delle Arance), who came from the customs of young people, which will unfold on the main squares of the city. Battaglia delle Arance symbolizes the struggle for freedom and is the Central event of the carnival in Ivrea. Thanks to the Orange battle, this Carnival is rightly recognized as one of the main festivals not only in Italy but also in Europe.

Big fun carnival of Busseto

From 20 January to 10 February

January 20, will start the Big fun carnival (Gran Carnevale della Risata – Gran Carnevale della Risata) in Busseto, in the province of Parma. The carnival takes place 127 the second year in a row, and in his program this time is two new ceremonial processions: the first – the competition for the best transformation and the image of the famous “couples” Italian cinema and literature “don Camillo and Peppone”, the second Continue reading

Chinese festivals

Chinese people celebrate. it would seem that beskonechen th turn of festivals throughout the year. Most of these festivals are held on important dates in the Chinese lunar calendar. The following are the most important holidays ,which was noted th tsya by the Chinese people. If you enjoy local performances, you can check whether your visit dates sowada e t with the local festivals in your their places of destination.

There are also three more than the period of national holidays in China, in addition to the usual one-day holidays, when almost everything is free, except for workers in key sectors. This is the time when most of the population is in motion. All travel reservations are very tight s in these times, hotels tend to increase their bets and the airport and the station s can also be very crowded. because Chinese people love to travel. Primary’s celebration and for a few days are: To idiski New year in February, the international labour day, which falls on the first week of may, and, finally, the national day, which is celebrated in the first week of October.

China begins to take the Christmas holidays especially in large cities, where the Christmas holidays are becoming more popular every year. We love to have fun and celebrate with gifts, to get good food and entertainment.

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Festivals and rituals of the peoples of the world

The peoples of the world

The history of its origin, many festivals and rituals of the peoples of the world are inextricably linked to religion, culture and spiritual heritage of this or that nationality.

Throughout the existence of mankind, these unique historical and cultural value have been born, evolved and disappeared, but the vast majority of them still managed to walk to our days almost in its original form.

The rites of the Slavs: history of origin

Speaking of cultural heritage, which managed to pass through the centuries, reaching today’s time, you should cite the example of the famous rites and traditions of the Slavic peoples.

Most of these ancient rituals and customs to their origin directly associated with paganism, that used to be part of the first human conceptions of man and the world, and later became the basis for all existing religions on the planet.

Calendar festivals and rituals among the Slavs

Communication with the holidays

Officially existed pre-Christian Pantheon of Slavic gods, approved by the Prince Volodymyr, comprised of male and female deities, with whom were associated the earliest ancient Slavic rites. Thus, among the most ancient rites should be mentioned indispensable Slavic celebration in honor of a female deity Continue reading

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Carnival in Cologne
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The Most unusual holidays
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Wedding traditions of different peoples of the world
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