International festival “roof of the world” takes the form of an Open festival movement as the creative realization of the thoughts of today’s youth on the mission, priorities, targets, plans, problems and predictions for the future.
Despite the new borders of the state laws, there is one emotional and creative space in which all connected: people, their past and present, music, fashion, design.
The festival is supported by: Department of culture of Moscow, management of cultural and youth policy at CJSC in Moscow, Central Museum of the great Patriotic war of 1941-1945.
The main goal of the festival movement “roof of the world” – creating an information field for intelligent communication and capture the attention of today’s young people to relevant social issues, such as: tolerance, addiction, poor environment, social adaptation of invalids.
Project mission – to convey to the participants of the festival movement the idea of preserving the ecology of our planet, to prove that culture is a tool for the education of children, adolescents and young people, raising their cultural level and national identity.
International festival “roof of the world” is held since 2008 as the festival of carnival umbrellas, colorful musical Continue reading
In the world there are many different holidays, some of which are very unusual and interesting. As, for example, the festival of colors in new Delhi.
The festival of colors in new Delhi — the Indian national holiday in honor of the arrival of spring, the celebration of the expulsion of evil and the rebirth of life. It is celebrated for 2 days on a full moon. According to the legend, on this day died the evil demon Holika. On this day in each city hosts its celebration, everywhere lit bonfires, symbolizing the end of winter and the death of evil spirits. Fire burn an effigy of Holika, throw the fruits seasonal harvest — grain, coconuts, etc. in the Morning people go to the street, and the fun begins all over each other colored water of the red, green, yellow, blue and black colour and throws colored powders.
Tour to India for 8 days worth of 1,630 USD, for 2 adults, including journey.
La Tomatina in Bunol Hamel — the famous “tomato battle”. This is one of semipopular and popular fiestas in Spain. Annually it is visited by about 36 thousand people. On special trucks to the site of the battle brought about 100 tons of ripe tomatoes. The rules here are pretty simple — you can throw tomatoes at anyone, Continue reading
Known to all (the ignorant are we gonna get around)
Fun Catholic tradition
To walk in full before a Holy lent,
The risk of becoming prey to the evil one.
Sin no more safely, to repent later!
Without rank differences and decency
All to experience the rush and young and old:
Love, gluttony, drunkenness, masquerade.
These lines of Byron devoted, of course, one of the most colourful spectacles on Earth – Venice carnival.
The birthplace of carnival began in the IX-X centuries large independent European cities. First it was Italy: rich Venice was most conducive to the holiday. And the word “carnival” originally of Italian descent: carne – meat, vale – “farewell”. All because of the timing of the holiday, the first mention in the chronicle which refers to 1094. The last day of the carnival in Venice was called Fat Tuesday. Because the next day began a forty day fast before Easter.
Public holiday carnival made the Senate of the Venetian Republic in its decision dated 1296. By this time formed and its traditions, primarily associated with the wearing of masks. Thus were eliminated unshakable otherwise, the social framework, temporarily canceled everyday life tips. Under Continue reading