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The Legendary feasts and festivals of the planet

Today we will go on a world journey, which would look at the brightest, fun and extraordinary feasts and festivals on the planet.

Festival of colors Holi, India

Holi is an ancient Hindu festival that celebrates the triumph of good over evil. The festivities begin with the lighting of bonfire on the Holi eve. Then, participants of the event to start throwing colored powders and spraying liquid paints are absolutely everywhere spreading the fun and sharing their joy with everyone around, regardless of class and caste.

The winter light festival, Japan

With more than seven million led bulbs in the Botanical garden, Nabana No Sato, the Japanese celebrate the coming of winter. A large portion of Park lighting is powered by solar panels, charging during the day, minimizing the impact of the festival on the environment.

Venice carnival, Italy

In 1162, the Venetian Republic gained its independence. In honor of the victory, the Venetians had a holiday at San Marco square. Nowadays, the carnival marks the beginning of lent. Little has changed since the first carnival may outfits have become much sophisticated.

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Fall festival
12-14 September Festival "Autumn in St Michael" 12-14 September in p. Pushkinskiye Gory, Pskov region will host the IX international festival for the promotion of books and reading ’s Autumn…

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Theatre autumn at lake Baikal
The St. Petersburg theatre artist Orlov says he loves to be in Moscow because the Kremlin every time there is elsewhere. This comes to mind, when at sunset we arrive…

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World Culture
Carnival is a holiday born in the Christian tradition, although in outward appearance he resembled Dionysus and Apollonia. In the popular imagination was strong pagan element. Low level of culture,…

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