RHD Foundation in Iskitim district was held the IV international festival of art and Amateur art “Golden autumn”. The main guest was singer-songwriter Oleg Mityaev.
September 6, from morning until evening in camp “Chkalova” arrived people, not only in cars, many were on foot. Each behind a guitar. Real romance is not wished to live in comfortable buildings, and camped in tents in a pine forest. When meeting people firmly embraced, rejoiced as old friends “Golden autumn” friends for life.
The program of the first day of the festival opened the workshop, which involved representatives of Leisure centres iskitimskaya district, deputies, heads of village councils. The participants of the “round table” discussed the issues of concern to every Manager rural recreation: how to attract young people how to solve the problem of logistical support of cultural institutions. But, in fact, rural contribution able to reconcile the irreconcilable: in the absence of high-quality sound and lighting equipment they surprise their countrymen interesting and spectacular events.
All ultramatic dream about the same thing: to in circles and creative associations worked as many children and adults, teams were busy touring. The meeting participants agreed that in order to solve Continue reading
People who are unfamiliar with other cultures might perceive the holidays as a little eccentric and unusual, because of their traditions all have long been accustomed. This article describes some of the holidays of different Nations, which for them is as common as your for you.
1. “Midsummer” – residents Slavic countries celebrate this day for many centuries, but foreigners perceive it as unusual. The festival falls on the night of the summer solstice – the shortest of the year. On Midsummer fires are burning everywhere, through which according to the custom of jumping the youth, singing, a variety of games and constant scrying rituals. The holiday is dedicated to the light, the sun and all living things: “On Midsummer dew medicinal, medicinal herb, and water purification”.
2. “Festival of the pigs” – annual gala in Malolos, in the Philippines. On this day, all pigs city primping: the females wear fancy dresses, romanet cheeks and finger paint, and the boys dress up in costumes sailors, overalls or clown clothes. Thus the townspeople revere pigs, as this area is the main supplier of pork in the country.
3. Groundhog day – is celebrated fevralya in America and Canada. For the Groundhog on this day is special Continue reading
The second half of February — the traditional farewell to winter in many cultures. Our ancestors passed on to us the tradition of celebrating carnival — the pagan celebration of Christians to the last week before lent. But in this period of vibrant festivals are held not only in the Slavic countries, but in many others — it is known to all carnivals. The most popular of them, of course, the carnival in Rio de Janeiro, Venice and nice. Almost all Spanish and Cypriot cities are colourful parades and fairs in many cities Old and New world also lives this tradition. From the variety, you can select some of the most interesting.
Carnival in Binche (Belgium)
Traditionally binski carnival starts 49 days before Easter. This folk festival — the largest in Europe after Venice. The main characters of this holiday — Jilly dressed in the colors of the national flag, with bells on his belt, wooden clogs and a straw humps on his back. Several thousand of these characters passing parade on the third day of the carnival. Each of them — a wax mask with the same face, symbolizing unity. During the procession Gilli which role can perform only the residents of Binche, thrown into the audience with the orange, and only a few receive the fruit of their hands — according to legend, Continue reading