For almost half a century, the carnival in Rio – the most famous in the world.
• it sets the tone for the carnivals in Europe and America. its the modern world Brazilian carnival has developed quite recently, in the first half of the twentieth century. Tied to the lunar calendar, Easter and lent, Brazilian carnival, like Mardi Gras – holiday mobile, it is the end of February or beginning of March.
• From a European tradition of solemn processions future Brazilian carnival borrowed lush robes (to make them parties to spare neither money nor time) and carnival carts, called in Latin carrus navalis (the”wagon ” ship”), and Spanish simply “karros” .
• Current Brazilian carnival carnival unthinkable without associations – voluntary communities (sometimes numbering up to several thousand people) presented on separate processions processions with their own Kiarostami.
• Immediate predecessors carnival associations were African theatrical procession with music, singing and dancing, Dating back to pagan rituals – kardous and ranches. Among obligatory characters of this action were king, clowns, Indians, the dead, the devils, the teacher is the conductor and “the parade commander”, Continue reading
Holidays in different countries.
Cuba – festival of Cuban cigars.
The festival can rightly be called an international celebration, the celebration brings together representatives from 60 countries. It is approximately 600 tobacco manufacturers, collectors and Amateurs to smoke good cigars.
After all, the Havana cigar is a 100% natural product. She has a wildly popular and her fans are willing to pay dearly to experience the exquisite pleasure. Famous Winston Churchill never parted with aromatic Cuban cigar. Trying times, he smoked during his life about 300 thousand pieces. He often jokingly said, “I make war on those who would dare me to take a cigar”.
Cuban cigars appeared many centuries ago, in the days of Christopher Columbus. Thanks to the fertile Cuban land, the warm and bright sun, the favourable climate and the special ability to produce cigars – they are the best and the most expensive in the world. They have incorporated a special range of taste which they were presented with this beautiful exotic country. Tradition not only of Cuba, but also in many countries of the world became an afternoon cigar, which gladly smoke with a good glass of white wine or brandy.
The programme is very diverse. First of all, Continue reading
Famous festivals April.The celebration of the birth of the Buddha in the Lotus lantern Festival in Seoul, South Korea
There are amazing events all over the world. Here is a bit of what you can see and do in April :
Do you need light in your life? Over 100,000 lights illuminate the streets of Seoul in the Lotus during the lantern Festival (April 25-27), this celebration occurs annually, as a tribute in memory of the birth of the Buddha. The three-day festival, which is decorated in traditional songs. dancing, and art and street cafes in abundance. It all ends with the celebration of the mass parade through the heart of the capital of South Korea.
Celebrate the arrival of spring – in 360 degree splendor – this year, on the Festivals of tulips (16 April -4 may) in the Central Netherlands. Every year thousands of visitors flock to the Noordoostpolder (region)- the land of tulips – for Hiking and Cycling excursions, or trips to the car or carriage through the fields that almost explode with the color of the tulips.
Follow the rhythm of the drums in the largest Pow-wow in North America. Thousands of indigenous dancers, drummers, singers, artists, artisans and merchants, representing more than 500 tribes Continue reading