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World-famous festivals and carnivals

Even the people who showed absolute indifference to the dancing and music are not able to ignore the annual festivals that are held in India, Japan, Italy, Scotland and many other countries. After all, these events allow us to open up in new ways (including ourselves).

Dancing, merriment, lots of music and General madness are those adjectives that can accurately describe ancient Hindu festival, also known as the festival of colours, festival of lights in Japan, carnival in Italy, the Viking festival in Scotland…

Now let’s talk in more detail about each of these events and their characteristics.

India (ancient festival of colors). The unofficial name of this festival sounds like “Holi”. Many tourists tend to visit it, because it is considered the most ancient Hindu festival in which the locals get mysterious rituals commemorating the victory of the forces of good over the forces of evil. Usually the solemn part of the festival begins with the kindling of a fire, which later destroyed the evil. Only after that start the universal festivals and numerous leisure activities. The timing of this festival is invariably Continue reading

Summer holiday Nicholas

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

Autumn in Italy

Italy is beautiful in any season and in any weather, but autumn in Italy has its own unique characteristics: first, the summer heat subsides, and secondly the autumn season is full of various holidays and festivals. So, dear readers, if You are planning to visit Italy in the autumn, You are sure to get any holiday:

6-7 September, Florence the feast of lanterns through the streets of the city is a colorful procession with candles wrapped in paper lanterns.

In September for 11 days Naples-scent of freshly baked pizza, because at this time is the traditional feast of Pizzafest. It attracts the best pizza makers from around the world and compete in pizza making, conduct master classes. But the main event for the connoisseur of pizza is, of course, tasting. To get to the festival ground for tasting, you must buy an entrance ticket (9 euros) – and the whole day you can enjoy a variety of size, shape, taste pizza.

Music lovers will be interested in a traditional contest song lyric of Piedigrotta, which takes place in Naples on 7 September.

On the last Friday of September in Montepulciano (Tuscany) begins crafts festival, which attracts professionals from various cases: blacksmiths, carpenters, potters, jewelers, etc. During Continue reading

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