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
On the eve of new year, birthday and any other holiday we buy gifts. Many people want to make an original gift . which will be remembered for a long time. As for men, and for women there is a wide variety of gifts, but to make an original gift may be very difficult. We want to do something nice for a friend, loved one or beloved, and often want to find exclusive, unusual and original gift. Going to the store often lead to the fact that we can’t choose from what offer the usual gift shops. Banal Souvenirs, caskets, some sets, charms beaten our daily lives and too many people have a dozen of these things in the house or office. And the walk to the shops in search of gifts tiring and time consuming. Much simpler and easier to find an unusual gift in the online store of original gifts . Our store offers a category of original and unusual gifts for the holidays. Want to surprise gift? This may give an unusual surprise . It would seem that today in our modern age it is difficult to surprise with a unique gift, modern age is full of technical wonders. The gift should match the holiday or event, and most importantly – be suitable to the person, which is a surprise.
On the Internet today you can find a great number of shops online giveaways. Unusual gifts Continue reading
Flower festival – one of the most popular and colorful holidays in many countries around the world, celebrated since ancient times and attracts attention of both local residents and guests of the event. A little about the history of the holiday and when it takes place in some countries.
Memorable and mysterious “flower” holiday in Russia has always been famous Ivan Kupala, which in some places was called Ivan Herbalist. This festival is held in the midst of the summer solstice, on the night of 7 July, old style – 24 to 25 June.
In Ukraine in the late summer – early autumn is traditionally held the annual city exhibition of flowers. Each year the exhibition has its own theme, for example, last year it was devoted to folk tales, and the year before that was called “Illusions of autumn”.
The flower festival is held in Baku on may 10, the birthday of the national leader and the 3rd President of Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev.
Flower shows were held in Israel since the mid-1950s, until the early 90s. the Revived exhibition of flowers in Haifa became the largest flower exhibition in Israel in the entire history of the country. Just Park Hecht in the exhibition area in April 2012 were built 13 floral “palaces”.
One of the most Continue reading