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The Most unusual Christmas traditions

New year is one of the most popular holidays in the world. The celebration of the Christmas holidays always planned clearly and carefully. Such plans are always accompanied by vanity, exciting, but always pleasant troubles. It is the planning of venue, decoration of homes with Christmas trees, garlands various, global purchase of products, all kinds of fireworks and, most importantly, it is buying gifts. Finally, it is considered that the new year is a time of performances of all desires, the expectation that the new year will bring many new and best. The concept of this holiday is always associated with something magical. Therefore, the celebration of the new year is the most long-awaited holiday, both for children and for adults.

It should be noted that the traditions of holding various Novogodnyaya of all Nations. Some may seem dostatochnymi, unusual, but one common link is to cardinality. This expectation of a miracle which will definitely bring nastupaushim.

In some countries, such as Brazil, Bolivia, Ecuador,very popular sale of lingerie in different colors. All because every color has its own symbolism. For example, yellow is the color of revenue and profit,and the red is a symbol of love.

And here in the Philippines, new year’s eve at a festive streamasfile should be round fruit. It is the symbol Continue reading

The Dagestan wedding, Caucasian traditions

Every nation has its own traditions and customs, and most striking and beautiful of them belong to the wedding ceremony. It is believed that Dagestani weddings are pompous: hundreds of guests, loud music, colorful outfits, folk dancing, plenty of food and drinks, and much more. Observance of rituals is the main component of a traditional Dagestani wedding.

In today’s world many traditions have been lost, the influence of European culture and the Muslim religion influenced the wedding ceremonies of the Caucasian republics. Part of the population adheres to religious canons, the other tries to make the wedding theater show. And, unfortunately, it affected that the Dagestani wedding customs are rare in the process of marriage. However, they all have similar features.

Before playing a wedding, it is necessary to observe the rite of engagement, which includes matchmaking. The groom with his entourage goes to the bride’s house with gifts, where proposes to her. After receiving a positive answer, solved day to process the Nikah (Muslim marriage), and young people go to the registry office to apply. Arranged after the noisy festivities in honor of this joyous event, and from next Continue reading

Holidays in Korea

In South Korea, a lot of holidays, but the official non-working days are only eight of them. The most important Korean holidays – Sallal (Korean New year) and Chuseok (harvest festival) – are officially non-working days. It’s also worth noting that in the case that a holiday in the calendar falls on a weekly day off, it is not transferred the next day and just “burns”.

March 1 (day-off) – Samil (independence day of Korea) . It is noted the country’s liberation from Japanese occupation.

March 14 – White day . Korean analogue 8 March, men congratulate women and give them presents.

April 5 (day-off) – arbor Day . On this day, Koreans (very successfully) engaged in the restoration of forests in the country.

The eighth day of the fourth lunar month (April – may) — Buddha’s Birthday . Bright paper lanterns are decorated with all Buddhist temples and monasteries. Sometimes even lanterns adorn the streets and houses.

1 may – workers Day (labor day).

May 5 (day-off) – Children’s day (children’s day – Orini nal).

June 6 (day off) – Day of memory of victims for the native land . Is held in memory of all those killed in the Korean war.

July 17 – Constitution Day of Korea .

August 15 (day off) – Day of Liberation . Unlike independence Day (March 1) – this is a purely military celebration, Continue reading

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