The most colorful carnivals of the world
Today we are accustomed to thinking just a beautiful sight, in ancient times had a completely different meaning, more religious. The history of carnival dates back to paganism, and at the time of the precedes lent. The very first carnivals appeared in Italy.
Italy, Northern Italy
Perhaps the most famous and oldest carnival in the world. Every year, from 13 to 24 February, the whole of Venice is clothed in the costumes of velvet, brocade and silk and tries on different masks.
The carnival opens oldest Venetian holiday — Festa delle Marie is a celebration in honor of the release of local girls from pirate captivity. The program of the carnival: the submission of the Commedia Dell’arte. a procession of hundreds of Harlequin, Pierrot, Columbine and other famous characters, Holiday confetti. But many rush to the carnival to take part in one of the balls masquerade, held in ancient buildings and palaces. “Ball of Casanova”, a masquerade on the water and, finally, the most important presentation “Golden night” transferred participants from the twenty-first century, several centuries ago, in medieval carnival of Venice, where there is fun and everyone is free to do whatever you want. That’s why bright lush costume Continue reading
The fiftieth anniversary is the perfect date for any representative of the stronger sex. This is the age when a man already has a clear position in life and many achievements.
Nevertheless, ahead of he still has many happy years and ambitious plans, which he will undoubtedly embody. Such holiday shall be marked in a special way that will long remain in the memory of the birthday boy and all the guests who shared with him the joy.
Pleasant chores: how to prepare and where to spend the festive event
Depending on the time of year and nature of the birthday, a festive evening can be arranged in the house of the hero of the occasion, a cafe or restaurant or even outdoors.
In any case, such things should be taken care of in advance, at the last moment to not have to accept what is, instead make a conscious choice of the most appropriate site.
In addition, it is mandatory to prepare a script of jubilee for 50 year old male, as banal gatherings at the table – not the best option, which, moreover, is quickly bored.
Thus, you need to prepare that evening was a truly memorable experience. There are many original scripts for the 50th anniversary of men who will raise the sense of celebration to a new level.
Jubilee evening in the company of loved Continue reading
Fest ival edge juice in new Delhi
Indian national holiday in honor of the arrival of spring, the celebration of the expulsion of evil and the rebirth of life. It is celebrated for two days during the full moon. On this day in each city hosts its celebration, everywhere lit bonfires, symbolizing the end of winter and the death of evil spirits. In the morning people go to the street, and the fun begins all over each other colored water of the red, green, yellow, blue and black colour and throws colored powders.
Monkey Banquet in the province of lop Buri.
Each year approximately 600 monkeys are invited to the dinner, which consists of a variety of fruits and vegetables. Monkey feast is held in honor of the God Rama, who according to the legend, along with the monkey army defeated many of his opponents.
La Tomatina in Bunol Hamel
— the famous “tomato massacre”. This is one of the most popular festivals in Spain. Annually it is visited by about 36 thousand people. On special trucks to the site of the battle bring “weapons” — about 100 tonnes of ripe tomatoes. The rules here are pretty simple — you can throw Continue reading