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…

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Amazing facts about the Olympics 2012
Until the Olympic games in London, few days left, and many sports fans are already wondering which of the athletes will win and in what sports will set a new…

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Wedding traditions of the peoples of the world

Many of us, finally, having been a guest at the wedding, surprised by the variety of national wedding traditions in Ukraine – all this matchmaking, standing on the towels, masks and much more, from which the most bright event in the life of lovers is truly a family, rich and even more important, because due to the ancient traditions of our ancestors.

But in every country – its wedding traditions. Romantic and strange, they reveal the worldview of a whole nation – his understanding of family, love and life.

Wedding tradition, which is present in almost all cultures – young exchanged wedding gifts. Common wedding traditions of many peoples is that very often such a gift is money. For example, in Bulgaria the groom gives the bride on the wedding bag . the bride and groom – handkerchiefs. In Malaysia, wedding gift from groom to the bride is the tray with food and money hidden in figures of flowers and animals.

Often the groom is obliged to present gifts and the bride’s parents. For example, Fiji, the groom gives the bride’s father a whale tooth . as a symbol of wealth and social status.

There are original and traditional wedding gifts. which bring to the wedding guests – in the same Malaysia each guest is required Continue reading

Korean salads – cooking secrets for the festive table

Korean salads – with a sophisticated spicy Oriental taste of vegetables, fruits, mushrooms, citrus in the first place are swept from the table. Therefore, the harvesting of these popular recipes to give delicious taste and to serve a table, as well as to guarantee the success of the owners and delight visitors. Bright colors and various shapes of the dishes are complemented with traditional dishes and give a special “flavor” festive feast.

Cooking recipes Korean-based wide variety of culinary secrets that can help transform ordinary ordinary vegetables into a true delicacy. Precise technology plus cooking fresh from the garden vegetables and a special copybook used by specialists of the company “Kitchen No. 1” delivering packaged billet in Moscow and any region of Russia. Here you can choose and place an order for a thousand different recipes, and not only for the holiday, but just for lunch or dinner.

A rich selection and unique recipes from chefs from Korea make it a worthy place to showcase restaurants, cafes, eateries, shopping, cooking, catering. Eastern meals are prepared not only with fresh vegetables, carrots, beets, eggplants, cabbage, cucumbers, but also special of marinated, pickled, Continue reading

Valentine’s Day. The history of the holiday

This is interesting information for children about the history and traditions of Valentine’s day celebration

This holiday came to Russia a few years ago. And now Valentine’s Day is celebrated almost as widely and happily as the New year. Valentine — little hearts-cards . sent by regular post, electronic messages and text messages, romantic gifts, declarations of love and endless kisses — here’s what the cost­give this holiday. And wonderful that this holiday is now with us.

It is believed that Valentine’s Day exists more than 16 centuries, but the festival of love known to still earlier pagan times. And in Russia was a lovers ‘ holiday. It was celebrated not in the winter, and in early summer. This holiday was associated with the legendary love story of Peter and Fevronia and dedicated Kupala-Slavic pagan God Perun son.

From the history of the holiday

We have a feast and of a particular “culprit” — the Christian priest Valentine. It was about the year 269. At the time of the Roman Empire rules the Emperor Claudius II. Belligerent Roman army had lots of soldiers for military campaigns. And the Emperor believed that the main enemy of his grandiose military plans — is married legionaries, who think Continue reading