10 most bizarre sexual traditions
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A Celebration of fertility in Japan
A celebration of fertility in Japan is one of the most interesting and distinctive event. On the first Sunday of April in many Shinto shrines, various activities are held on…

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Practical seminar “National costumes peoples of Central Asia: history, especially modern usage”

February 25 was held a Practical seminar “National costumes peoples of Central Asia: history, especially modern usage”.

The initiator of the event were the St. Petersburg CCU “St. Petersburg House of nationalities”, it was held in the framework of the project “Multinational culture of St. Petersburg”, with the assistance, support and participation of the Russian ethnographic Museum and the national-cultural associations of St. Petersburg.

The seminar was attended by 50 people, among them: Deputy Directors on educational work, teachers, teachers-organizers and teachers-psychologists, employees of boarding schools and correctional schools, employees of institutions of additional education, teachers of children’s institutions, Methodists of scientific-methodological centers of district education departments of the city; specialists responsible for implementation of the programme of the government of St. Petersburg “Tolerance”.

The event program will include: ▪ gathering and registration of participants; ▪ welcome to participants and introductory report “National costumes peoples of Central Asia” (presented by L. F. Popova – head of Division of peoples of the Caucasus, Continue reading

Abstract of Japan: ancient traditions and contemporary lifestyle

Japan. ancient traditions and modern lifestyle

Japan. ancient traditions and modern lifestyle

Report on modern history

Bodnia Oleg.

Class 11 and the 540-th school.

Everyone understands that capitalist countries conquered colony ,

enslaved countries not. to give something to their peoples and for

to take from them as possible. These are the objectives pursued and then,

when the ships commander Perd in 1854 forced Japan to open its

ports for trade with foreigners.

The Americans, British, Germans, French, Vietnamese and blacks

(mainly the southern coast of Nigeria) wanted to flood the Japanese

the island with all sorts of goods, increase the profits, to enslave, to force

to work on yet another nation. However, in the face of those who ruled at the time

the Yamato race, the States of Europe and America met a skilled ninja

system of philosophy which was built on the art of struggle the weak with the strong

and to achieve victory in this fight. Capitalists met here

decent, similar to anthropoid. those who have long

dreamed of conquest. Sun Toyota is still famous Continue reading

V. A. Balkanski Tea – a delicate matter

In Japan, it is assimilated to the deity, in China included on the list eight items that must have every Chinese. Tea – it is not only a drink, it is part of the national culture. About Lipetsk well-known writer and popularizer of tea Balkanski Valentin told in his new book about the Eastern tea “Tea – a delicate matter” . After reading it, the reader learns a lot about tea traditions, and about the people for whom tea is not just a beverage to quench thirst, and the East fork of hospitality and attitude.

“Working on the book, I not only became acquainted with Oriental tea, but also like a new saw and what they live with these people. And credit to those true patriots of their native land, who, taking an opportunity, became a kind of guides and showed all the best and interesting that I want to show the dear guests”, – with sincere respect for the author notes.

Valentin Balkanski convinced that “tea is a drink that brings people together regardless of nationality and religion” . so the output of this book is now very relevant. In its creation took part the people living in different countries and speak different languages, which are United by a love of tea.

The book tells about the tradition of tea drinking in different parts of the world: Russia, Continue reading

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