Autumn in Thailand is marked by celebrations, however, as any other time of the year in the Kingdom. Here-here should begin the spectacular Festival of Vegetarians and then a beautiful and romantic Loy Krathong. But before we celebrate the Moon Cake Festival or Mid-Autumn, my favorite holiday of lovers. In large shopping centers have special baked moon cakes (and do they sell them year-round). And even in every 7-11 S&P managed to deliver a batch of moon pies.
Mid-Autumn festival is celebrated most widely in China. But as in Thailand, a large percentage of Chinese and Thais of Chinese origin, this tradition spread to the Kingdom. The festival begins on the 15th day of the eighth lunar month and marks the autumnal equinox and the end of harvest. But to sell and fun to absorb moon pies and cakes begin three weeks before the celebration. In my opinion, this holiday is not that much to harvest, how much to the philosophical perception of the unity of man with nature, to achieve perfect harmony that major canons of Taoism.
The Moon Cake festival celebration is named for the tradition to prepare special sweet cakes in the shape of a full moon from sesame seeds, Lotus and duck eggs. Nobody knows where this tradition, but in the XIV century, moon cakes have Continue reading
Finns are favorite of women at the hands not only on the wedding day, but during this festival. Locals say that the idea of the festival is rooted in the tradition of stealing wives. Championship takes place July 4 in the town of Sonkajarvi.
Participants must cover the distance of 250 meters steeplechase. If the wife is 49 pounds lighter, that men be given extra weighting. The championship is fun, but injuries and abrasions participants also occur regularly.
La Tomatina, Spain
Footage and photos from this fun-filled holiday can often be seen. The battle of ripe tomatoes is happening in the last week of August in the town of Buñol. Part in the battle and take locals and tourists in large numbers gather for a holiday in Spain. The rules are very simple: they can throw at each other only ripe tomatoes and any other items that you cannot tear the clothes on the opponents or otherwise use physical force, it is impossible to prevent trucks moving “ammunition”.
The battle lasts for 2 hours, after which they can take a shower in a specially built shower.
Championship diving into the swamp, UK
Because Wales is rich in marshland, the residents decided to organize a championship narinig in the swamp. Continue reading
A four-hour marathon GREENFEST with the support of Tuborg was the main event of this autumn in the Urals and in Siberia and brought together more than 4000 fans of good music!
8 November in Krasnoyarsk and 10 November in Yekaterinburg legendary festival, legendary bands and legendary brand merged into a single musical thread. Headliner – DIE ANTWOORD, LEEROY THORNHILL (EX-THE PRODIGY), THERR MAITZ and vibrant local team ROCCO and DOS BURATINOS melted the pad and the hearts of listeners with its drive and incendiary sets.
LEEROY THORNHILL (EX-THE PRODIGY):
Such festivals bring people together, they are beyond time, beyond politics, the main thing here – fun and music!
According to tradition, and Tuborg GreenFEST greeted festival visitors a variety of entertainment zones, where the time ahead of the speech, favorite artists flew on. of rock fans fun freak-characters – GreenFEST animators .came to the festival were met with a unique art object, created especially for the festival young artists. This rocker “goat” cans of Tuborg beer, has already become the symbol of the festival. Music lovers participated in a memorable Continue reading