14 October in Belarus will celebrate the holiday – mother’s Day! Typically, this holiday has less publicity than the feast of the eighth of March. Although, in my opinion, much more logical to celebrate mother’s day, paying homage to their mothers than to celebrate the holiday feminists. While the TV screen mothers promised a concert and festive television programme.
There are several versions, where did this holiday. According to one version of the origins of this holiday are to be found in ancient Greece, the inhabitants at that time in the spring celebrated the feast of the mother of the gods gay. According to the second version in 250 BCE in Rome celebrated the feast dedicated to the mother of the gods Sebele (Cybele). And the Celts otmuchow mother’s Day, honour the goddess Bridget. From XVII to XIX century in England there was a tradition of celebrating mother Sunday(Mothering Sunday).This day was a tribute to mothers, it was celebrated on the fourth Sunday of Lent. In America, the tradition to celebrate this holiday appeared in 1870, when the activist women’s movement by Julia ward Howe appealed to all mothers. And then in may of 1907 another American Ann Jarvis from Grafton, West Virginia organized a celebration in honor of his deceased mother. The following Continue reading
Festival of fountains. The climax of the festive Sabbath day became a holiday in Arcadia. This opened unprecedented for Odessa festival of fountains. The festival was opened by the mayor of Odessa Gennady Trukhanov. Thousands of Odessites and guests enjoyed the event updated in Arcadia. Details — in the next story.
Saturday night. To review the updated Arkady gathered thousands of Odessites and guests of the city. More recently, the beginning of the tourist season, Central Avenue Arcadia was opened after extensive renovation. June 28 here is another discovery within the three-day “festival of festivals” in Odessa. The honor to open the festival of fountains in Arcadia, naturally, Odessa had the mayor Gennady Trukhanov. The mayor gladly congratulated inhabitants of Odessa and city visitors on this joyful event.
Gennady Trukhanov, the mayor of Odessa
good evening, dear friends, good evening, dear fellow countrymen. I’m really glad that we are in Odessa today themselves have arranged a feast. Holiday classy, beautiful. I sincerely congratulate you today with the beginning in our city festival of festivals. You know that in our city today is not only this event – today was a lot of interesting and a bike ride and dance festival near Duke…Today Odessa demonstrates Continue reading
Today, 18 may, international Museum day, I visited our regional Museum, recently moved from Dekabristov street from Church street Embankment, 29 in old naval barracks.
Think Napoleon said, “one move is equal to two fires”.
It is not about us.
On the Decembrists was a very small room, and now, after a good repair, everything from the facade and the adjacent territory to the exhibition halls are spacious, large and modern.
Many of the exhibits, lying for years in the funds, today found their place in modern showcases spacious exhibition halls.
Well done, saved, waited in the wings.
The people in the new Museum goes on and on groups and individually, a lot of groups coming from other cities.
Often our superiors and higher, investors, and guests.
Today is the calling card of our city, and the expression “old naval barracks” not on the lips of pages and Newspapers, frequent guests here are our channels.
In addition to traditional exhibitions here work a lot with the younger generation.
The Department of Ethnography has organized workshops for children.
Today showed how you can make various straw figures.
The surprise is that the kids who are still in school, a masters Maria Continue reading