Carnival in Rio de Janeiro
  Football and carnival in Rio de Janeiro two things in Brazil evoke the same strong emotions. Brazil is hosting not one carnival, but carnival in Rio de Janeiro is…

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Theatrical Grand Prix of the Amur autumn festival
Theater the Grand Prix of the festival "the Amur autumn", the jury awarded the play "roller coaster" Director Alexander Nazarov, producer Valery Levushkin. "In the competition of theatrical performances the…

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Christmas is sweeping the planet

Every holiday has its conventional character. Detail which is inherent only to him, is its integral part and the highlight of this festival at the same time.

Christmas is one of the major Christian holidays. And since ancient times a symbol of Christmas was Christmas Nativity scenes. The main objective of Nativity scenes for Christmas is a praise to the Christ child. They reproduce the scene of the Epiphany.

Christmas Nativity scenes were created using three-dimensional figures or figurines in the middle ages. Such compositions was placed in the city center near the town Hall and around them were the main celebrations and formed the Christmas markets.

With time in each city and each country Nativity Scene began to acquire the features of the city, that is, all participants in the Nativity scenes are similar and clothing and appearance on the residents of the city in which the Nativity scene is set.

Each city has an individual is their Christmas Nativity scenes.

For example in the German Goslar around the Nativity scene real animals walking complementing the song, creating a realistic .

In Coburg St. The virgin Mary clothes characteristic for this town.

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Festivals and holidays in the Seychelles

Seasonal festivals in Seychelles attract a lot of guests, as characterized by abundance of fun. Very popular in Seychelles annual marathon sporting events, namely, competitions boating and deep sea fishing.

National holidays play an important role in the life of the Islands, it is Labour Day in may, and Corpus Christi, and national day in June, and the Feast of the assumption in August, and All Saints Day in November, and the feast of the Immaculate Conception in early December.

Calendar of events in Seychelles:

New year is traditionally celebrated on all the Islands in the family circle, where at midnight is sure to delight new year’s fireworks.

The marathon takes place on the island of Mahé. This event is also popular among different Nations, especially because it is designed for shorter distances and always attracts crowds of spectators who cheer for the participants.

Carnival is an international event, showcasing the cultural diversity of the Seychelles. This festival is held in conjunction with the States of Victoria and Semaine La Francophonie. In mid-March, a week of French culture is conducted on Mahé island, bringing with it a thematic Continue reading

The brightest holidays of different countries with the gorgeous Uma Thurman

 

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In Milan the presentation of the 2014 Campari Calendar, dedicated to the most bright and colorful holidays around the world. The heroine of the fifteenth edition was the actress uma Thurman (Uma Thurman), and the pictures were taken by renowned photographer Koto Bolofo (Koto Bolofo)

Milan, 11 November 2013, – Campari has officially unveiled images of the new calendar for 2014. The theme of the fifteenth edition of the most colorful holidays of different countries of the world. Twelve photographs corresponding to each month, uma Thurman appears in incredible images, representing some of the most exciting events from around the world.

Page Campari Calendar 2014 offer to travel around the world and plunge into the world of the brightest holidays, many of which are marked by centuries and even millennia. The Spring festival in Beijing, Hanami (admiring flowers Sakura) in Japan, festivities on the eve of the summer solstice at Stonehenge, the biggest fireworks festival on the planet in Brazil new year’s eve and many other incredible holidays and festivals are at the pages unique collector’s Continue reading