The Five dance festivals in the world
  Among the festivals which are held all over the world perhaps the most prominent are the dance festivals . Well, where else but on a dance show programs, Grand…

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10 weird festivals, the sequel
  In honor of the official animal of Alaska in a small town there is a strange festival. In the framework of a large number of moose dung runs on…

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10 most bizarre festivals

 

Every year thousands of people gather to take part and look at really unusual festivals. The roots of many of these celebrations have deep roots embedded in the old days, but some still young. Although all the festivals are completely different, one thing they have in common: the singularity.

Tomatina

On the last Wednesday of August in the Spanish town of buñol going 9000 local and 20000-40000 visitors to throw at each other with tomatoes in honor of the virgin Mary and St. Louis Bertrand, the patron Saint of the city. This tradition has existed since 1940 gg, although under the rule of Franco was suspended. According to the rules of the festival begins only after someone climb up on a wooden pole with a height of 2 floors, pre-lubricated with soap. At the top of the post daredevil expects pork ham (jamon). Then begins firing on the participants from their water cannons, and on the streets emit 100 tons of tomatoes. Women dressed in white, and the men no shirt. After the battle, the walls of the surrounding houses become red and tomato goo on the pavement reaches the ankles.

Cheese slalom

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Carnival Mardi Gras in New Orleans

 

Mardi Gras is famous Shrovetide carnival in New Orleans, Louisiana. The celebration begins on the 6th of January and is slowly gaining momentum, reaching its culmination in the day of Fat Tuesday. For those who do not know – it is translated from the French the name of the festival – Mardi Gras.

For New Orleans residents and tourists, who arrive in abundance in the city to enjoy the extravagant spectacle of the winter holiday, Mardi Gras is the numerous parades, processions with jazz bands, balls and contests that take place simultaneously in different places. Don’t want to get lost in all this diversity? Want to see the most interesting, the most important thing, the most beautiful? We will help tip.

So, if you decided to become a guest of the carnival (even in dreams). In this case, you should definitely visit several parades that are organized special carnival clubs – “krews”. “Krews” often called the parades in honor of mythological characters or gods (the most famous and large-scale is a hilarious name of Bacchus). The structure of the “krew” is a parody of monarchical device – there are King, Queen, Dukes, Knights and Captains. Become Continue reading

Unusual wedding traditions of the peoples of the world

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Gorgeous alloy wedding fashion and style makes these wedding dresses Papilio special. Long white wedding dress, creating a romantic silhouette, the top of which can be any, as well as playing a skirt from a variety of Wilanow, the beauty of which is revealed in the movement, adds some zest to Your wedding image. V-shaped neckline, straps hung from the neck, flowing dresses Papilio in the Greek style – a variety of forms and the choice will fascinate You. Select your wedding mood! View collection>>

Flowers – a favorite theme of fashion designers all years. The abundance of shapes and colors, light textures and lace – that’s what carries this collection Papilio. Like all the best Continue reading