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Birthday summer

Summer is probably the most convenient time for rest and entertainment. When there are so bright and Sunny, in the soul just no place for sadness and depression. Maybe that’s why summer is so much universal holidays, both public and professional. But it was especially lucky for those who in the summer to celebrate their own holiday . Of course this is the Day of birth !

This is the only day in the year when our personal calendar speaks of the coming of the new year, when we rise again to a new stage of life, creating new plans. And we always want to have the birthday celebration was bright, colorful and memorable, and not only for us but for our guests. And in the summer offers many opportunities to realize the most unusual and interesting ideas this holiday.

The choice of place to celebrate a birthday in the summer

The first step is to decide where will be held the birthday celebration . indoors or outdoors.

Thus it is necessary to take into account weather factors, and the number of guests and their age composition, and other details.

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The Japanese festival Tanabata Matsuri

In Japanese traditions are always very vividly manifested a sense of beauty that has evolved over many centuries and evolved over time into a kind of cult of the worship of beauty. Aesthetic experience of nature is reflected in the conduct of traditional celebrations and festivals dedicated to the trees, flowers, birds, wind, moon or stars. One of such beautiful holidays is the Festival of Tanabata, which for centuries has enjoyed continued popularity among all segments of the Japanese population.

The tale of the seventh evening

The Tanabata festival is not one of public holidays in Japan, is not a public holiday, but with all the summer festivities he’s most beloved and long-awaited in the land of the rising sun. The name of the festival Tanabata in Japanese translates as “seventh evening” . indicating the date of its holding: the seventh evening of the seventh month, i.e., July 7. Along with this name for the festival is entrenched and more romantic name – Hoshi Matsuri ( Star Festival ), as the basis for the storyline of the holiday was a beautiful tale are two of the star VEGA (constellation Lyra) and Altair (in the constellation Aquila).

Simple story fairytale “love story” found in the folklore of many Asian countries, was based on an ancient Chinese legend. In Japan, the tale is complemented by local beliefs, therefore, in different Continue reading

Festivals and celebrations in Hong Kong

Many people dream to visit Hong Kong and to see this city is to stroll along the promenade, climb to Victoria Peak, overlooking the world-famous panorama. But Hong Kong – this is not only a modern city with a palisade of skyscrapers and attractions for every taste. The most surprising – is how the locals follow the traditions, respect and love their culture. You will see this if you visit it during one of the traditional holiday festivals.

Folk festivals in the period of Chinese new year – this is, of course, the main event of the year . but the holiday calendar is not limited to this holiday, here is a year-round color and fun. Some of them will be held in may and June.

3 of the festival will be held in may, they are dedicated to important to the people of Hong Kong religious holidays.

11 may in Hong Kong to celebrate the birthday of the sea goddess tin Hau – patroness of seafarers and fishermen. The life and prosperity of Hong Kong is inextricably linked with the sea, so the locals refer to this goddess with great respect and has devoted her more than 70 churches. In them and hongkongers flock to ask the mighty goddess of prosperity, a rich harvest and good weather in the coming year. But the most interesting events on this day do not occur Continue reading

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