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The most beautiful festivals in the world

I have a special attitude towards the holidays, for which you need special training: costumes, decorations, thematic attributes, accessories, music and dance programs. Inspired by the premiere of the cartoon “Rio 2”, I decided to recall the most beautiful holidays of the world, namely: the festivals from year to year collected a record number of tourists and encouraging guests a breathtaking spectacle.

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The festival of colors

The time of the

The end of February-beginning of March.

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Holi, or the Festival of colors begins on the full moon day and lasts for three days. For Hindus this festival is the main thing – theatrical battle between men, jumping through fire, and gatherings with family. But the guests of the festival are looking forward to the third day – the climax of the festival when adults and children have fun from the heart, thrown into the air colored powder or paint them with each other.

Colored powders made from herbs. Besides the fact that they add brilliance to the holiday, they also help fight springtime viruses.

The time of the

The last week in August.

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The Spirit of Carnival

The onset of the carnival is clearly felt in the air Rio deJaneiro. Wherever you looked, everywhere you can see the “carnival” smile, hear the rhythm of Samba and to feel the spirit of the event itself.

The first day of the Carnival began with the unusual spectacle for me. I witnessed on the subway on the way to Copacabana about six teenagers began to Bang on his surfboard and knock on the railroad tracks. However, this does not bother others, on the contrary, passengers awaiting the train began to stomp to the rhythm of kicking, passing “carnival” smile from one to the other, suddenly everything around him began to dance Samba. At the moment I really understood what a true Brazilian spirit of the holiday.

I asked: “What is a Carnival?” But the answers were very vague. So conducted their ceremony, not Greek, not Roman atheists. Later such balls were adopted from Italian culture around the second half of the nineteenth century and has gained the highest popularity in the 30-ies. This period is called the “Golden age”.

I was told that the Parade of Samba also has its origins in the 30-ies, however, only in 1984 he came to Rio de Janeiro, where traditionally it has been held in Sambodromo. Although it is not explained me such great importance that attaches to this action. Why all Brazil freezes Continue reading

The brightest and Most colorful carnivals in Europe

Fifth season – this is the period of carnival, which takes place in February in Europe.

One after the other carnival processions reach Europe, and You should definitely participate in these humorous and vivid celebrations! Have the Europeans one important tradition . which they abide until now – before the beginning of lent must be good to have some fun!

The festivities are prepared carefully and take a lot of time, sometimes training takes half a year and no wonder, because it is necessary to prepare a theatrical performance, to sew every costume party and, in the end, to choose the king and Queen! Let’s find out what we have prepared fun Europeans this year?

Italy, Venice

11-23 February

The carnival of Venice in February is already a classic. The city on water is one of the first in the world to celebrate carnival. And this year is no exception. This year you can become a witness of how the whole city turns into one big theatrical Playground, where you can observe the street theatre and costumed procession, to attend a ball and watch concerts.

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