Brazilian carnivals and Carnival in Rio de Janeiro
Brazil is considered the country of carnivals, in many of its cities held their own carnivals, but one of the world's best known and most spectacular is, of course, the…

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Brazilian carnivals and Carnival in Rio de Janeiro
  May 28, 2012 Brazil is considered the country of carnivals, in many of its cities held their own carnivals, but one of the world's best known and most spectacular…

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The Most delicious treat on the planet

Even random aisle of God, came on this day to the House of culture “fee”, not knowing what a triumph it’s about usual, would have understood: something to do with food – such delicious smells encountered Chali incoming from the threshold. And gathered here for celebration of International day of the chef representatives of the suburbs, are included in the Group comp any «EcoPro-based”. Among them – JSC «Amkinsky dairy plant”.

In the framework of this festival was the contest of professional skills among chefs. Sam was eleven teams – winners of competitions within companies – on the wing contest, buffet, tables. Of course, such delights are not for kindergartens and hospitals, but the organizers decided to give the opportunity for colleagues hold up to everyday life and to give free rein to their imagination.

And it turned out. What can be seen on the tables, once again proved that eating is a joy not only for the stomach but also for the soul. Such utter beauty not often seen. Ah, cleared chef Fanta Zia! Different types of canapes, cakes, pastries, salads in the cor sinechkah, dishes, decorated AP petitie cancers, tree from Sidorov cherry. In short, mount Haut fourché tnye fan of Tashi!

Before the celebration the members of the competition Commission Continue reading

Festivals and shopping in Kashmir

 

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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Festival Moon Cake

 

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