For those who love to travel will come in handy. Maybe just falls on the feast of tomatoes for example )))
1. Holiday naked men in the Japanese city of Inazawa.
Inazawa celebrate it with the 767 BC. In the temple of Konomiya going more than three thousand men at the age from 23 to 43 years old, dressed only in a loincloth and wearing wooden sandals. After purification ceremony men marching through the streets of the city, and its residents are trying to touch the participant of the procession, because it is believed that this touch brings luck for the whole year. Linked to this tradition with the fact that the alleged 767 BC through the streets of the city ran naked Shinto goddess of luck – and the townspeople, the whole year was lucky. Here’s inazawa and picked up the deity the idea of a holiday! The only bad thing: it takes place in February. It is not surprising that the participants ’s naked processions” drink liters of sake – this is a reliable way to keep warm.
2. The feast of Asses in Laguna Niguel, USA.
That hide during the feast of the Japanese, it appears, are willing to show the Americans. In Laguna Niguel, California, holiday parties, men and women line up in a row near Continue reading
Festive events for every taste and age
Residents and visitors were able to buy unique works by local artists, to the accompaniment of cheerful Ukrainian songs
Fourth far Eastern Sorochinskaya fair was held in Vladivostok. On one Sunday of the Admiral’s square turned into a place where everyone could touch the Ukrainian culture and even take its part.
The organizer of the fair was organized by the administration of Vladivostok, a major role in organizing this brilliant event was played by the Ukrainian cultural center “Turtledove”.
Sorochinskaya fair is known since the NINETEENTH century, – said the Deputy mayor Natalia Maltseva. And we are very pleased that today the administration of Vladivostok thanks to the cooperation with the Ukrainian center of folk culture manages to create such platforms and to hold such events.
In the framework of the Sorochyntsi fair took place not only exhibition and sale of Handicrafts, but also master classes on their manufacture, as well as folk arts festival “Nightingale song”.
On the upper floor Admiralty Park residents waiting for the master of arts and crafts with their goods, and at the bottom the residents of Vladivostok were Continue reading
As at other important festivals here recently replaced the Director. The new name is Jose Luis Rebordinos, and this is the first festival, prepared under his direct supervision. It is too early to draw far-reaching conclusions, but it’s striking several characteristic nuances.
The opening was held on the highest technological level: the stage was equipped with several screens and monitors, with such depth and colour saturation of the picture would be impossible in any 3D. San Sebastian — one of the best festivals of the world on technical equipment and organization, and new leadership was again demonstrated.
Still here focus on Hispanic cinema which occupies a good half of the program. In the second half is dominated by American and French films, meet English and even German. But practically there is no such country as Italy, and Eastern Europe generally brilliant missing. To Russia, the festival has taken an indifference, that this year there is nothing neither in competition nor in parallel information programs — or “Elena” by Andrei Zvyagintsev and “Faust” by Alexander Sokurov. The impression that Continue reading