Festivals and holidays in South Korea

Korea lives in the Gregorian calendar, but traditional holidays are celebrated according to lunar.

In mid-January – the feast of the snow on mount Halla (Jeju-do). The end of January – beginning of February – the feast of Sol (non-working day) is a celebration of the New year according to the lunar calendar. It is one of two major holidays in Korea, celebrated on the first day of the first lunar month. Koreans visit your Kohan. all gather with their families, young people ceremoniously congratulates senior receiving in return small gifts, often money. Early in the morning held a ceremony devoted to the ancestors, consisting of a series of greetings in front of the altar with food, then lunch and visit relatives. The holiday is accompanied by dancing and folk games, visiting the graves of their ancestors and other ceremonies. At this time, the Koreans take a vacation for a few days, and many commercial enterprises will be closed. At the end of January in Hwachon (Gangwon province) is a Festival of the mountain trout Hwachon. Another fish festival – a feast of fish-boats the Inja. It runs from 2 to 15 February on lake Sancho area Namen.

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Holiday from everywhere spike

long ago on the planet Mars men lived. Their civilization was highly developed. They were hardworking, honest and fair. They worked all day and at night retired to their caves. Sometimes it happens that one of them became ill, and he’s long gone to his cave. And to anybody and in a head could not come to get in there and harass him, because everyone knows that time will pass and everything will work itself out. Then he leaves the cave and start again everyday things. So men lived on the planet Mars, and they liked that kind of life.

Millions of kilometers away from Mars was a planet called Venus, and inhabited this planet woman. They lived peacefully and quietly. In the evenings we gathered together and sang long songs on the Venusian language. Sometimes it happened that some of the women became ill. And then others came to her, they sat together, talked, sang, and after a while she felt better. So the women lived on the planet Venus, and they liked that kind of life.

Once the civilization of Mars has reached such heights that could build a spaceship, and some of the men went into space. After a while one of the stars turned into a spot, then the ball, and, finally, into a planet. It was Venus. Men realized that the planet is inhabited by intelligent Continue reading

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Myths and celebrations of Iran
For many millennia from mouth to mouth went the ancient myths and legends. Perhaps to you they may seem like an invention. But ancient Iranians believed that all this happened…

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