The summer holiday of St. Nicholas – may 22. Holy pray when sick at heart, and he is asked for help, prosperity, well-being in the way.
During the life of the Saint worked many miracles. Thanks to his prayers, Myra was rescued from starvation. Appeared in a dream to the Italian merchant and leaving him in the pledge of three gold coins, which he. waking up in the morning, found in his hand, asked him to come to the Worlds and sell rye.
More than once saved the Saint drowning in the sea, deduced from captivity and captivity. Appeared in a dream to Saint equal-to-apostles Constantine, Nicholas urged him to let go unjustly condemned to death the generals who, while in prison, he prayed to the Savior. It helps and now, will certainly need him to pray and ask for help.
Before asking something from St. Nicholas, read the prayer.
PRAYER TO ST. NICHOLAS
“Oh weblogi father Nicholas, the shepherd and teacher of weak faith have recourse to thee to thy intercession and warm prayer calling you! Soon potsize and deliver Christ’s flock from the wolves, destroying e; and Saku Christian country protect and preserve your Holy prayers from worldly rebellion, the coward, the invasion of the heathen, Continue reading
Spain is one of the most popular European countries among Russian tourists. This country boasts a mild climate, rich culture and resilient people. As in other countries, in Spain there are national holidays which are celebrated only in this country, or even in a particular city. Today I will talk about two of the most unusual, in my opinion, holidays Spain. This Fallas and La Tomatina.
Fallas is a celebration of spring in Valencia, which lasts from the beginning of March, and culminating in the night from 19 to 20 March. Naturally, the offensive is celebrated not only in Valencia, but also in Spain and even around the world. However, Fallas has a unique flavor that makes hundreds of thousands of people to flock to Valencia in mid-March. No wonder these days the city’s population is growing at two to three times .
Fallas something like Russian Shrovetide, because as the Russians, the Spaniards in the night from 19 to 20 March burn a huge doll. And Fallas begins on the first day of the first month of spring parade of pyrotechnics. Professional pyrotechnics several days in a row competing for the most spectacular Continue reading
The richness and antiquity of traditional Spanish culture, the diversity of its origins have defined the beauty and originality of the holidays celebrated annually in the villages and cities of Spain. About 200 of holidays and festivals have tourist value, and some of them are popular all over the world.
In February all over Spain celebrate carnival. It is especially interesting in Cadiz and Tenerife, where the music, the fun and the abundance of colors and flowers completely change the daily life of these cities.
– In March in Valencia organizes “Fallas”: all over the city huge sculptures are placed differently, depicting famous in the city. on March 19, the sculptures are burned in the presence of an enthusiastic crowd.
– Holy week – spring festival with lots of processions, traditional and colorful religious processions. The most original and significant of them are held in Castilla (Valladolid, Cuenca and Zamora) and in Andalusia (Seville and Malaga).
– Opens in April fair in Seville. The fair grounds are equipped every year anew, transformed into a city within a city. In the pavilions of the fair, drink, sing and dance day and night.
In may, the festival of the virgin of rocío: traditional Andalucian procession, consisting of horsemen Continue reading