Travel abroad — is not only a chance to relax, to see the local sights, but also a chance to get on a Grand, unusual and colorful festivals. Some of them are so unusual and unique that this show will not leave indifferent any single visitor such a wonderful event. Let us for a moment, immerse yourself in a little world of ugliness and fun.
1. Festival of crying children
Tight and huge Japanese men with loincloths always caused fear among ordinary citizens. Imagine what it’s like to have one-year-olds. not only see them, but are in their hands. It is a sad spectacle to see at the annual Japanese festival Konaki Sumo, whose main task — to make babies cry in the hands of a sumo wrestler. The baby who cries first, and will be the winner of the unusual competition. The slogan of the festival was an ancient Japanese wisdom that crying children grow faster.
2. Festival of drinking fish
Despite such a strange name, it should not be taken literally. The fact is that long ago, in Belgium, in the city of Geraardsbergen, celebrated the feast called Brakelines. It is dedicated to the siege of that city. In this day people give citizens Continue reading
The Time magazine presented a series of photographs entitled The World’s Wackiest Holidays, devoted to the most unusual holidays and festivals from different corners of our planet.
Monkey Banquet (Monkey Buffet) in the province of lop Buri. Each year approximately 600 monkeys are invited to the dinner, which consists of a variety of fruits and vegetables. Monkey feast is held in honor of the God Rama, who according to the legend, along with the monkey army defeated many of his opponents.
The festival of colors in new Delhi (The Festival of Colors) is an Indian national holiday in honor of the arrival of spring, the celebration of the expulsion of evil and the rebirth of life. It is celebrated for 2 days on a full moon. According to the legend, on this day died the evil demon Holika. On this day in each city hosts its celebration, everywhere lit bonfires, symbolizing the end of winter and the death of evil spirits. Fire burn an effigy of Holika, throw the fruits seasonal harvest — grain, coconuts, etc. in the Morning people go to the street, and the fun begins all over each other colored water of the red, green, yellow, blue and black colour and throws colored powders.
Tomatina (Tomatina) in the village of buñol, Continue reading
Nature is everything that is in God Kind. One of the Laws of Nature is cyclical. Everything is going in the world according to cycles: day and night, autumn – winter, after death comes birth. To live in rhythm with nature is to live according to the laws of the Universe, and to live by the laws of the Universe is to be healthy, happy and dwell in prosperity, Love, and balance.
In this section we will remember Slavic holidays and family traditions and customs, which for centuries kept and kept our glorious Ancestors. Each season has its own character, its sound and power of influence in a particular area. A person living on land, becomes a part of it. Time of year – the manifestation of a particular kind of Power of the most high (this energy we know as REIKI energy. in the Vedas this energy is described as the Ingle, primordial Light) in the countenances of Native Gods.
So, interacting with different manifestations of the most high God, people adjusted (slowlybut) on the forces of the environment. Just as each planet, which has its reflection in man, the vibration of each God also has its reflection in every person on earth (“as above, so below” is also one of the laws of Nature. Not supporting the harmony of all the vibrations in his body, the man starts to hurt, Continue reading