Italian carnivals have a religious basis. Many Catholic countries celebrate this holiday.
Let us first razberemsa, where did the word carnival, or carnevale in Italian? Its roots from the Latin ” carnem levare “, which means “to remove meat”. Why this name? In ancient times it was a Banquet which was organised on the last day of the carnival period (“fat Tuesday or martedì grasso”), after which began a period of restriction and fasting, which lasted until Holy Pascha.
Some carnivals in Italy
The largest and most famous carnivals are held in the following cities: Venice (Veneto ), Viareggio (Tuscany ), Ivrea (Piedmont ), Satriano di Lucania (Basilicata ), Acireale (Sicily ), Macca (Sicily ), Fano (Marche ), Manfredonia (Puglia ), Putignano (Puglia ), Striano (Campaign ). Their fame has reached far beyond the borders of Italy and attracts huge number of tourists.
The longest carnival in Italy is held in the city of Putignano, and one of the most ancient carnivals, extant in Verona. its history began with the late middle ages and it bears the original name – Bacan àl del Gnoco .
Venice carnival is famous for its magnificent masks and costumes, as well as various displays: Continue reading
Spring! The world is waking up, alive, and refreshed in anticipation of beauty, tenderness, warmth, and bright colors! In light women’s day March 8, want a special way to please cute girls, moms. friends and just all women with a wonderful holiday of spring and beauty! In anticipation of the March 8 all puzzled looking for presents, so the site is “Beautiful and Successful” with pleasure will share with you the spiritual ideas and original gifts.
I think many female readers of the site “Beautiful and Successful” will agree that in the first place is always heartwarming gifts made by your own hands . This expression of your soul, feelings and bright wishes.
Besides, you will get great pleasure in the creative process. What can we say about a close person whom you are giving a piece of your heart!
Spiritual gifts for March 8
The original album, Notepad, diary or card
Here’s the first example of how to do spiritual gifts with their hands.
In this case, great help “scrapbooking” is a very beautiful and simple technique creative design objects using cardboard, paper and decorative details. There is a huge space to fly your imagination and the ability to be creative.
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Holiday soon, everything is left to chance. You already picked for celebration appropriate menu, style design table decorations for meals. When we had guests, we want everyone to be comfortable at a table where all the food and drinks hit the spot, the table setting was lovely, worthy of praise. The table decorations for my birthday . or any other celebration like wedding, birthday, Valentine’s day should be paid no less attention than cooking. Master the art of decoration of the festive table is not so easy.
Wedding is a long awaited event, a very important and memorable for a lifetime not only for honeymooners but also for invited. Wedding is the day of the formation of a new cell in society, a new family. On wedding party tables are set in a special way, not like other holidays. Here, a white, starched tablecloths, crystal glassware, silver Cutlery. So, usually it’s a tradition. Wedding table decoration can serve and flowers and carvings of animals from fruits and vegetables, cakes decorated with cream, sprinkles, a figurine bride and groom, candles, unusual shape glasses, bowls and this is just licenciature of types of jewelry.
We bring to your attention to look at photos of beautifully decorated wedding table.