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Russian Traditional Clothes

Russian traditional folk clothes for non nobel people: bast shoes, shawl, shugay, sarafan, kokoshnik etc.

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Learn Russian In 15 Minutes

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Top 20 Russian Idioms, Proverbs & Sayings. Part 2. | LinguaJunkie

A wolf's legs feed him (Effort is necessary) - Russian maxim .Top 20 Russian Idioms, Proverbs & Sayings.

The Eastern Orthodox marriage ceremony includes the "crowning" of the couple. They are told their role is to be the rulers of their household, but also that these are crowns of martyrdom. (The crown in Byzantine iconography indicates the person died for Christ. "Martyria" means witness; they witnesses their commitment to Christ) The sacrificial aspect of marriage is emphasized in the words of the rite.

What To Know About Russian Traditions and History

The 20 funniest Russian expressions (and how to use them) - Matador Network

The 20 funniest Russian expressions (and how to use them)

Russians don’t exaggerate, they “make an elephant out of a fly” (delat iz muhi slona)!

Traditional costumes of boyars, Russian medieval aristocrats. 16th century, modern replica. #history

Traditional costumes of boyars, Russian medieval aristocrats.In Medieval Russia, the Boyars represented an aristocratic.

St. Basil's Christian cathedral in winter snow, Red Square, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Moscow, Russia, by Gavin Hellier

The Cathedral of the Protection of Most Holy Theotokos on the Moat or Pokrovsky Cathedral are official names for this Russian Orthodox church in Red Square in Moscow. The church is also called St.

Russian Wool Shawl - Here's a corner of a handmade Russian Wool Shawl, the intricacy and detail of these amaze me every time I look at it. This one comes from the Pavlovo Posad Shawl Manufacture, located in the village of Pavlovo Posad which is located outside of Moscow.

Russian Wool Shawl - Here's a corner of a handmade Russian Wool Shawl, Pavlovo Posad Shawl Manufacture, located in the village of Pavlovo Posad which is located outside of Moscow.

Valentino Spring 2015 Couture

Valentino at Couture Spring 2015

On the occasion of the Nobel Prize in Literature being awarded to Belarusian author Svetlana Alexievich, here’s an annotated list of the cream of Russian literature.

10 Russian Novels to Read Before You Die