Culinary traditions of Korea. Kimpap, sticks and Nantes
Koreans consider themselves happy people. Probably because Murphy's law doesn't work. Sandwiches in Korea ever oil not falling down because no oil, no them, no they are not. And Yes,…

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Festival of Korean art
25 in August «the Theatrarium on Serpukhovka" artists of the National dance troupe of Korea presented a song from the best Korean traditional dance in a contemporary setting under the…

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Korean wedding: characteristics, traditions and rituals

Before the wedding, at the groom’s house is held a ceremony of thanksgiving, during which after all of the groom’s family will taste the treats at the holiday table, the groom kneels, folds hands, bows and says thanks to her parents.

After that, accompanied by “Wuxi”, the groom goes to the bride’s house to go through the tradition of her redemption, which for some reason many believe the original Russian. Actually the custom of redemption existed in Korea since ancient times.

The first meet the groom’s brothers, sisters, and bridesmaids, which will definitely bestow gifts, and those who are younger – sweets. Only after that the groom will be able to get into the house and easily walk to the bride’s room, where he will have to pay more serious ransom for the chance to see his darling. The size of the ransom depends on the skills of the “Wuxi” if he has the eloquence and be able to praise the groom, he may allow to pass to the bride for free.

There is another way to compete for a bride. For this groom can engage in a playful battle with his elder brother of his sweetheart. It looks pretty fun, and positive mood from this action are guaranteed to all others.

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Culture, traditions and customs of Turkey. • Turkey • Asia • Countries

In Turkey the relations between the sexes have prints of Muslim traditions. Although by law women and men are equal, Turkish women in the society still occupy a secondary position. Women in Turkey are obliged to be faithful wives and caring mothers. To go to work is permitted only if the husband agree.

So far in the provinces you can meet up with polygamy. One husband in some villages may be about six spouse. In such a family the house is divided into two halves: male and female. While each wife should have their own room. The husband is obliged to give gifts and to pay attention equally to each spouse. Any woman can keep his farm, which is a kind of independence.

To go to the mosque decided to close the legs to the knees and no shoes. Women are expected to cover the head. During prayers to mosques are not supposed to not distract the faithful.

The Turks pay great attention to Muslim rituals and ceremonies. Every boy in years 7-12 is held the rite of circumcision, while his parents are preparing for this like for a great holiday. After passing the rite the boy becomes a full member of the community of Muslims.

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Kim Jong – UN is the new leader of North Korea. Discussion on LiveInternet – Russian Service Online Diaries

Apple from the tree… Since the death of Kim Than Ira North Korean media has released a series of photographs of the “Great successor” Kim Jong-UN, in which he visits schools, factories and military bases. These photos are not new to North Korea, were of the same and with the participation of Kim Than Irina and Kim Il Sung. For decades North Korean media praised Kim Jong-Il – a wise, courageous and farsighted ruler. The same thing continues in his son – Kim Jong UN, called him an outstanding marksman, a talented poet, an economic genius and a wise military strategist. However, objective information about Kim Chen Yne little. Doubt even his age – he may be 28, 29 or 30 years. Judging from these photos, he followed in the footsteps of his father, though and with a bit more enthusiasm and expression of emotions.

1. Kim Jong UN observes flight training unit 1017 of the Korean people’s air force. By the way according to his friends, Kim Jong Innocent loves online casino. which is now in the world is becoming more and more popular.

2. Kim Jong UN (8th from left in front row) poses with newly elected members of the Central administrative apparatus of the workers Continue reading