Carnival in the world culture is one of the most significant places among all theatrical events. He carries not only an explosion of colours and emotions, but most importantly – reflects the culture and the mood of the people.
It is only at first glance it may seem that all costumes, props random and only strive for one goal – to hit diversity and originality. Every detail of the carnival carries a meaning. Some masks entered the world history. For example, famous and popular Venetian masks. It is considered that the Venetian mask is a reflection of the old Roman theatre, with its devilish characters. Mystical start, rigor and classic mask is not changed for many decades.
Generally the mask is one of the main parts of the carnival. Suit only complements the main content.
The carnival can last from several hours to several days, weeks, and even months!
Every holiday is held on to their traditions, dedicated to certain dates and events.
Already mentioned the carnival of Venice is one of the most popular in the world.
It takes place in mid-February. All of brocade and velvet, silks and unique masks, he rushes through the streets of Venice, filling rich program all the best halls Continue reading
Moderator:Our world is large and diverse. It is inhabited by millions of people all over the world. And depending on residency and weather conditions, all the people look different. They have different color skin, hair, different eyes, different noses and they all dress up in different ways. And most importantly – lead different lifestyles. And this is the greatest wealth of the world. After all, every nation makes the world so bright and colorful as we are used to seeing
Look at each other – we are so different: someone above – someone following, someone’s eyes are grey, and some brown, and maybe even green… we all Have different hair – and it already says that we all belong to different people. To study the culture and life of the world’s peoples is not only fun and interesting, but also useful, because it is in the diversity of peoples on the earth is stored, the source of wisdom and kindness.
And I tell you a secret! It will help us to get acquainted with different peoples of the world! Ready. Then listen…
“Once the sages decided to hide all the secrets of their peoples, in order not to lose them and keep the uniqueness. And agreed never to speak of them Continue reading
In honor of world music day, celebrated on 1 October, we have compiled a list of the greatest festivals that you should visit at least once in your life, whether you are a fan of jazz, rock, alternative or electronic music.
In a tiny Belgian town Kiewit, hidden in the outskirts of Hasselt, does not have its own airport. But this is a minor annoyance – not a hindrance for hundreds of thousands of music fans flocking to the annual Pukkelpop. A Grand open air, with its roots back in 1985, was created on the initiative of the youth organisation Humanistic Youth of Leopoldsburg. In just a few years guys, hardly naskrebla money to a number of avant-garde artist Anne Clark, became millionaires, and organized their holiday music is one of the most famous in Europe. Pukkelpop specializing in alternative compositions, lasts three days in August and attracts more than 150 thousand listeners. Despite two consecutive years of tent city were the victim of ruthless elements, the interest in the celebration of music is not quenched. This year eight of its scenes were Ella Eyre, Calvin Harris and GTA, and the next festival, scheduled for 20-22 August 2015, promises to please the melodies Sweethead, Glass Animals and The Neighbourhood. Continue reading