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The Most unusual festivals of the world

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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

Food Holidays in different countries of the world

In different countries there are many holidays dedicated to those or other national dishes. They usually occur lush festivals where guests can have fun in unlimited quantities to taste “hero of the day”.

A lot of food holidays in Italy. They are called “sagra” (sagra) and usually last about three days. The capital of this holiday can become even a tiny town or village. Festivals are tied to a specific region in the South of the country held celebrations in honor of pizza “Margarita”. in Parma celebrated Parma ham and Parmesan, in Liguria – trout. snails, mushrooms. dish of tripe and beans. The small mountain village of San Quirico under Florence regularly organizes sagra in honor of chestnut flour – in the days of the festival on the main square bake publicly from her pancakes. The food on the meea often free, sometimes you have to pay a nominal sum. Also not to mention ambitious Italian national holiday of chocolate, which takes place in Perugia in the middle of November.

In France, in Menton, in the middle of February celebrating the Day of lemon. On this day, all the city streets, squares and parks are adorned with a giant lemon sculptures, tastings of food and beverages with content Continue reading

January was a crazy month of carnivals

February was a crazy month of carnivals After celebrating Christmas and New year’s Europeans (and people from other continents involved in the European culture) only slightly recovering. And people begin to celebrate Shrove Tuesday, Carnival, Winter – whatever you like. It captures the madness about two weeks in late January and early February. So we decided to sdoit January and February posters – especially in his “Christmas” Billboard in January we have already unwittingly climbed. Austria

In cities and towns in Austria in the winter are the parades, processions, celebrations – but we will mention at this time only one event. In late January, 27, music lovers celebrate the birthday of Mozart.

Fans of the composer come to Salzburg, where these days music festival. In the program – performance of the world famous Vienna Philharmonic orchestra. Perform Mozart. This festival is a global event. Australia

If for some reason brought to Australia, be sure to linger on the main national holiday of the country – Australia Day, which will be held on January 26. More than 200 years ago, the first settlers established over port Jackson the British flag. On the occasion of this event on the streets of Sydney every year on January 26, noisy carnival. An essential component of the holiday ritual entrance to Sydney harbour flotilla of 11 ships that are copies Continue reading

The First international chess festival "Dnipropetrovsk autumn"
A graduate of the Dnepropetrovsk chess Alexander Stefanovich frost represents in many respects a unique phenomenon in the world of chess. In chess history not only of the Dnipropetrovsk region,…

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20 of the craziest festivals in the world
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The Most unusual festivals of the world
Each country has its own holidays and traditions, sometimes very bizarre! I would like to share with You the most, in my opinion, the brightest of them. Monkey Banquet (Monkey…

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