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KEEPING the TRADITION…

We continue in the pages of the magazine “My University” to talk about national-cultural centers of the Khabarovsk territory. PNU is a University, multinational, study in him and are of various nationalities. Today we will talk about Korean youth center “the BARK” (full official name: Khabarovsk regional public organization “national Korean youth cultural center “KORE”, for short HCOO “TNMCC “KORE”).

It’s hard to say, when in Russia appeared first on information about Korea. However, by the end of the XVII century with the expansion of Russian-Chinese ties “Country of Morning Freshness”, i.e. Korea, appeared in the field of view of the Russian public. In the late XVIII and early XIX centuries, the contacts between Russians and Koreans occurred at the level of diplomatic missions in Beijing.

Turning point in the relations between Russia and Korea was the middle of the XIX century when the two States were to have a common border in the lower reaches of the river Tumangan. In 1856 in East Siberia was established seaside area. In 1858 Russia and China signed the Aigun Treaty and 1860 Peking additional Treaty, which recognised Continue reading

8 of the strangest Christmas traditions around the world

There are hundreds of holiday traditions around the world, many of which You probably never heard of – the giant goat made of hay (Sweden), the witch that brings candy (Italy), the burning pile of dirt (Guatemala). We present You the top 8 most unexpected, strange, surprising and unique Christmas traditions from around the world.

The Christmas log – Catalonia, Spain

Oh my God, look at those little Tio de Nadal (Christmas log)! Yes, it’s a log with legs and a face. and a little red hat, but his name is not Pinocchio (and not even Pinocchio). It may seem like a joke that just caught on in such a tradition, but this tradition comes from an old Catalan mythology. The log is put in every Catalan home on the feast of the Immaculate Conception every 8th of December every year. Going in this period in Catalonia, will support tradition – leave food for Your little log. As you get hungry, You know! And don’t forget about the blanket, otherwise it may catch cold! And when children are not watching, hide the gifts in the wood – You’ll see a log is hollow, and, in General idea that. he poops gifts.

The night of the radishes – Oaxaca, Mexico

Every December Continue reading

May day celebrations in Japan

May day celebrations in Japan (air)

The program of the tour: May day celebrations in Japan (air)

1 day. The beginning of the tour.

Departure from Kiev.

Day 2. A walk through Osaka.

Arrival in Osaka. Meeting with the guide at the airport. Transfer to the hotel. Evening: walk in the center of Osaka, a visit to the fish restaurants. Overnight in Osaka.

Day 3. Osaka castle, aquarium.

Breakfast. Tour of Osaka (the third largest city in Japan) visit: Osaka Castle (the garden where Sakura is already in bloom), aquarium “Kaiyukan” (one of the best collections of fish in the world), buildings “Umeda sky building” observation deck. Free time. Overnight in Osaka.

Day 4. Central and Eastern Kyoto.

Breakfast. Familiarity with Kyoto – the most beautiful city of Japan. Moving to Kyoto is the most beautiful city of Japan. Inspection of the Central part of Kyoto: Nijo castle, Imperial Palace, the observation deck tower (100 metres). Examination Eastern Kyoto: Higashiyama and Kiyomizudera temples(the area near the temple), temples, Ginkakuji, Sanjusangendo, Nanzenji, gion quarter. Return to the hotel. Overnight in Osaka.

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8 of the strangest Christmas traditions around the world
There are hundreds of holiday traditions around the world, many of which You probably never heard of - the giant goat made of hay (Sweden), the witch that brings candy…

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8 of the strangest Christmas traditions around the world
There are hundreds of holiday traditions around the world, many of which You probably never heard of - the giant goat made of hay (Sweden), the witch that brings candy…

Continue reading →

Tajikistan: Culture of Tajikistan
Tours in Tajikistan, See our topic sentence Tajikistan – a country with ancient culture and traditions. Tajik culture is unique and requires enhancement and conservation of national values. The Tajiks…

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