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The solar cities

All winter I dream of warmth and summer. At the time of the winter-spring Blues almost all of us imagine myself in a warm country, where all year round the sun is shining and the sky is always blue. Where there are such places? Today we will visit the most Sunny cities in the world.

Contrary to popular belief, these places are not only on the equator in Africa, they are on all continents. But, before proceeding to their review, it should be noted that there are two methods of counting the number of Sunny days per year.

The first percentage. Scientists have calculated the maximum number of daytime hours when the sun can illuminate a particular area. This figure is 4456 hours per year. Accordingly, subtracting from this figure the number of cloudy hours, we get the exact number of solar. For example, if in a particular city, the sun shines 2228 hours per year, the percentage of his “sunshine” is 50%.

The second method is less accurate, it is measured by the number of days in a year, which was mainly Sunny and not cloudy. The concept is quite vague, as you know…

Given the existence of two methods, as well as the ever-changing climate, it is not surprising that the most Sunny cities in the world constantly change places in the rankings. 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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