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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 in St. Michael”. This is the ninth year in a conservation Pushkin places book festival ’s Autumn in St. Michael” library collects a community of like-minded people: writers, journalists and publishers, librarians from different cities and regions in Russia: Moscow and St. Petersburg and Pskov oblasts, Moscow, Kirov, Kaluga, Vologda, Smolensk and others.

The main thing that unites all past and future festival –

this is a conversation about the Book, about the importance of reading for the modern man.

PROGRAM

IX international festival for the promotion of books and reading

“Autumn in St. Michael”

p. Pushkinskiye Gory, Pskov region

12-14 September 2012

The PROJECT

12 September / Wednesday

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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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Carnivals in the world
A riot of colors, the sense of freedom and madness – all these are essential companions of carnivals. The atmosphere turbulent life and magic. Even the most serious and predictable…

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Holidays and festivals of Rome
Speaking the language poetic, really, maybe a bit pompous, holidays and festivals – it's kind of a rim of precious stone called Rome. Indeed, holiday is a holiday, so why…

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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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