Monkey Banquet (Monkey Buffet) in the province of lop Buri. Each year approximately 600 monkeys are invited to the dinner, which consists of a variety of fruits and vegetables. Monkey feast is held in honor of the God Rama, who according to the legend, along with the monkey army defeated many of his opponents
The festival of colors in new Delhi (The Festival of Colors) is an Indian national holiday in honor of the arrival of spring, the celebration of the expulsion of evil and the rebirth of life. It is celebrated for 2 days on a full moon. According to the legend, on this day died the evil demon Holika. On this day in each city hosts its celebration, everywhere lit bonfires, symbolizing the end of winter and the death of evil spirits. Fire burn an effigy of Holika, throw the fruits seasonal harvest — grain, coconuts, etc. in the Morning people go to the street, and the fun begins all over each other colored water of the red, green, yellow, blue and black colour and throws colored powders.
Tomatina (Tomatina) in the village of buñol, famous “tomato battle”. This is one of the most popular holidays in Spain. Annually it is visited by about 36 thousand people. On special trucks to the site of the battle brought a “weapon” — about 100 tons of ripe tomatoes. The rules here are pretty simple — you can throw tomatoes at anyone, importantly, to avoid Continue reading
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
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.
July: Continue reading