Tea - Tea ceremony - Tea ceremony
In China tea has hundreds of names, depending on the growing area, type or kind ("suisen", "Yunnan", "Sha-ozun", "Oolong", "Longji", "Tonci", "beica", "Celena", "Cheech", "TOCA", "choice" etc.). But the most…

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South Korea
South Korea is a country where a rapidly developing high-tech city with amazing for the Russian ear the names are combined with hamlets and villages, where life repeats the traditional…

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Usually the word “twins” is associated with two children who were born at the same time, but it happens that is born and five children at a time. There are many various amazing facts about twins, and some of them you will learn today.

1. The long interval between generic acts in multiple pregnancies.

Peggy Lynn of Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA, had a baby girl Hannah on November 11, 1995, and the second of the twins, Erica – 84 day (2 February 1996).

2. The long separation of twins. Iris Johns and Aro Campbell (b. 1914) met after 75 years of separation.

3. The largest number of multiple births in one family. At Maddalena Grenades from Italy (b. 1839) 15 times the triplets were born. There is also information about the birth may 29, 1971 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, and in may 1977 in Bagerhat, Bangladesh, 11 twins. In both cases, no child survived.

4. Children conceived in a test tube. Twins. The world’s first twins conceived in vitro – twins Steven and Amanda were born on 5 June 1981 at the Medical centre Queen Victoria in Melbourne, Australia. Their 31-year-old mother

The Radmila Mays was cesarean section. Amanda’s Continue reading

The Mysterious art of Korean medicine

The international community calls the methods of treatment of intractable disease in South Korea (treatment of intractable disease by the methods of traditional Korean medicine) “the mysterious art of Korean medicine”.

Korean medicine has long been widely known to the people of the world. It protects people from disease and treats patients, using resources of Korean medicine, rich in Korea, and original methods of treatment, such as acupuncture, burning, cupping, massage. The researchers-specialists in Korean medicine of the country actively took up the development of new techniques the treatment of intractable disease by inheritance of traditional folk medicine with a long history. They organized a research group, which specializes in the treatment of the patient with the help of cans, systematically improved method of treatment by means of cans, which was used by ancestors, and yet in a new way made the main means of treatment – cans to give the maximum effect. In addition, they managed to make a new intramuscular funds by purchasing useful properties of the plants of his country. Based on this, researchers conducted a concentrated study over 10 diseases, which, they say, with the help of modern medicine cannot cure, and, finally, achieved new successes Continue reading

Landmarks of South Korea

A distinctive feature of South Korea, like any other developed country of the East, is an amazing combination of ancient Asian traditions and modern innovations of Western cities.

First of all, you have to say about the capital city of Seoul. It is a modern metropolis with a population of more than ten million people. The city boundary has expanded considerably in recent years as a consequence of industrialization and urbanization. Next to ancient temples, arches, ancient palaces and city gates located shining with its power and glitz of modern skyscrapers. And, surprisingly, the combination is not evident, does not cause discomfort state among visitors, and, especially, the residents of the capital. Options for excursions in this city are simply endless. What are the collection of the imperishable history of the capital and the country, is represented in numerous museums. Shopping lovers will be interested to visit the markets filled with traditional Oriental flavor.

Another attraction of the country is, of course, Korean cuisine. The dishes offered by local chefs definitely need to get used to. But tasting and feeling the beauty of these culinary masterpieces, the man remains committed to them for life. Pulkogi is a vivid example of dishes made with meat, seasoned just lots of herbs and spices Continue reading