People who are used to their culture, holidays of other Nations seem sometimes wonderful and sometimes strange. To understand them, try not to limit yourself to just their culture.
However, a series of events and competitions, typical of those or other Nations, is truly amazing and unusual, which will be discussed below.
It is worth considering that many of the competition so unusual and fun that they resemble more festivities, because the victories are not as important, participants are much more fun to relax and just talk.
Enjoy frames the brightest holidays of the world . which cause the desire at least once in your life go on one of them.
Holi — festival of colors in India
Holi, the festival of spring and the blossoming of nature in India, is celebrated in February or March. These days Indians are stirring up trouble between men and women jump over the fire and swing on the swings statues of the gods.
But certainly the most talked about event of the festival is the sprinkling each other with colored inks and dousing with water. All these colored powders are made from herbs, which in this period to help fight the spread of different spring virus.
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The birthplace of carnival, considered to be Brazil. And indeed it is. The carnival, held annually in Rio de Janeiro, is a vivid and unforgettable spectacle that is hard to compare. This view is impossible to find an alternative. Probably, any person knows that the Brazilian carnivals – a Grand procession in colorful costumes, similar to a theatrical production.
When there is a carnival
This holiday in Brazil is perhaps the most important and truly national holiday. There is no such person who has never heard in his life about these annual performances. Every year the date of the carnival is different. This is due to the fact that the countdown is about Easter day. Usually, the beginning of the carnival falls on a Saturday, which precedes lent. Lasts this holiday is four days, that is until Tuesday. And on Wednesday begins lent. However, sometimes officially deadlines are violated, as the scale of the carnival acquire an enormous size. In 2014 the carnival is scheduled from 1 to 4 March.
Should not be seen Brazilian carnival as a celebration that lasts only once a year during the week. Actually it is not. First, the preparation for it is conducted throughout the year. In other words, the organizers and participants are preparing in their own way. Some sew costumes, others rehearsing dances, and others conduct training, Continue reading
Winter is the most “hot” it is time for the Canary Islands. Every year from January to March, the island plunge into unbridled joy and a storm of colors, passing on their thematic festivals. Each island held their thematic carnival in the capital of Tenerife – Santa Cruz de Tenerife hosts the world-famous Carnival. This is one of the largest festivals in Europe. And according to their scale, second only to the Brazilian carnival and is by its size and beauty, second in the world.
The annual Carnival in Tenerife will be held this year from February 18 to March 1 called “horror Movies”. The streets will be flooded this year cinnamontree, vampires, zombies, and other colorful characters from horror films. During carnival is a mandatory parade – it’s hours of a procession, which involved almost the entire population of the island. Few people know that the parade was held in 1987, was listed in the “Guinness Book of records”, as it was attended by about 240 000 people.
The roots of this holiday is spent in the XV century. The tradition to celebrate this holiday brought to the Islands by the Spanish conquerors in the mid fifteenth century In the eighteenth century the custom to throw a party with dancing was already widespread. In 1638 Philip IV and his entire yard was involved in various productions with disguises. Custom carnival experienced different times, Continue reading