The most colorful festivals in the state of Jammu and Kashmir are in Ladakh. If you get the chance, you must visit the Tibetan mysteries – dancing in masks (Mask Dance), which are held in Buddhist monasteries on the territory of Ladakh.
In Ladakh are many Buddhist festivals almost every month during the year. Here is the list:
Different times: GU-STO p – a celebration of the victory of good over evil, the mask dances in the monasteries Tiksi (October-November), Spituk monastery (January) and Karsha (Zanskar, July).
January/February: Loan – Tibetan new year celebrations in the homes of Tibetans in monasteries and for 15 days.
February: Domace – Buddhist new year, celebration in Lech, Lemire and Dickite. The mask dances, the burning of effigies of evil spirits.
February-March: Guru TSE-Chu – dancing in masks, the Oracle predicts the future in the monastery of Stoke gompa.
February-March: Matho-Narang – Oracle in the monastery of Macho predict the future, perform acrobatic stunts with tied eyes, etc.
June-July: TSE-Chu, a three – day festival is the masked dance in the Hemis monastery in honor of the birthday of Guru Padmasambhava.
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Air, flowing dress; soft hands, smiling faces, the glitter of happiness in the eyes of friends; excitement; dizzy from the rush of feelings of immense joy; the desire to embrace the whole world… And the particle of a loved one in your heart…
Wedding is one of the most important events in life, to which you want to return again and again in flashbacks. And the most beautiful brides of the outgoing year. In 2007 Novosibirsk will become one of the capitals of the First all-Russian festival of brides. The qualifying round will be held in our city on Valentine’s Day — February 14.
The idea of “all-Russian festival of brides” was born in Tyumen, the author of the project — Viktoria Zhdanova. At first he was held in the format of the annual city festival (since 2001). In March 2006 he received the national status: it was decided to run the final qualifying event on February 14 in the largest cities of Russia. The festival has already started in Tyumen, Ufa, Nizhny Novgorod, Smolensk, Tver, Tolyatti, Ulyanovsk, Perm, Novosibirsk.
Festival Brides is an open contest in which you can participate any woman. No special requirements for appearance and social status there. First, the girl must be of age. Secondly, the marriage must be registered in the current year up to 31 December. Allowed and participation of the contestants who remarriages.
Safe to say that no person in the world who doesn’t love to celebrate the holidays. We are happy to congratulate your relatives, friends, colleagues happy birthday, happy Valentine’s Day, 8 March, happy New year and many other festivals. But, besides these, there are other holidays that are not known to everyone. They differ in their incredible atmosphere, amazing customs and often reach enormous proportions.
We offer you to get acquainted with the most unusual festivals in the world.
Mexican Day drunks
The tradition started since 2005 in the society of Internet bloggers of Mexico. 20 may takes place the celebration of this wonderful holiday. Surprisingly, the local authorities for the holiday have nothing.
Day red in the city Nonsense. Holland
More than 5,000 red-haired participants going from 40 countries. Every year after the termination of celebratory actions produced album book. The album contains photos only red people. The founders of the event are confident that the holiday is the most positive, the most striking and solar among others.
Holiday hens. American Nebraska
The festival occurs annually in the summer in Wayne, entirely dedicated to the amazing feathered inhabitants of the chicken coop. During the event men dressed in costumes of the chickens, performed an amazing dance Continue reading