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Recommended | Culture | Insight | Around Russia  | 07.04.21

Russian Bosses Named Best Books of Their Childhood


Specialists of the SuperJob job search service surveyed 3,000 representatives of the economically active population from all districts of Russia and made the top 3 favourite children’s books of the companies’ and departments’ heads.  According to the survey results, the top 3 includes “The Adventures of Dunno and His Friends”, Russian folk tales, and “The

Culture | Visit  | 05.04.21

Restored Gospel of X-XI Centuries Presented in Moscow


The Mariinsky Gospel of the X-XI centuries restored by Russian specialists which was found in the Russian skete of the Assumption of the Most Holy Theotokos on Mount Athos in the 19th century, was handed over to the curators of the manuscript department of the Russian State Library (RSL), TASS reports. The handover ceremony took

Culture | Visit  | 03.04.21

First ABC-Book for Yukaghir People to Be Published in 2021


The primer of the language of the forest Yukagirs will be published for the first time in 2021 with the support of the authorities of Yakutia, TASS reports with reference to the director of the Federal Institute of Native Languages ​​of the Peoples of the Russian Federation, Professor Larisa Marsheva. Marsheva clarified that this language

Culture | Visit  | 25.01.21

Russian Students Named Most Inspiring Books


Today, on January 25, Russians traditionally celebrate Student’s Day. In honour of the holiday, the Rabota.ru job search service together with the LitRes largest book service in Russia and the CIS countries conducted a joint survey among the audience of students and found out which books inspired them to choose a profession.  Thus, the most

Insight | Omsk  | 14.01.21

Omsk Resident Created Miniature Ice Book


The well-known Omsk artist and Guinness Book record holder, Anatoly Konenko, created a micro-miniature ice book measuring 40×55 mm. The craftsman keeps the book with the folk tale “The Snow Maiden” in the freezer, TASS reports.  It is noted that Konenko uses crystal clear ice, which he melts and then pours into special moulds. The

Events | Visit  | 02.01.21

New Books to Appear in Russian Digital Library


New books will appear in the mobile library of the Central Suburban Passenger Company of Russia (CPPK) in 2021.   It is noted that from January 1, 2021, the digital shelves of the library will be updated. There will be new books about self-development, philosophy, love, goodness, and magic. In particular, Russians travelling by suburban trains

Events | Visit  | 04.12.20

Free eLibrary With Art Books to Appear in Moscow Museum


A free electronic library will open in the Moscow State Museum of Oriental Art. In it, users will be able to find books on the art of Central Asia and the eastern regions of Russia, Arab countries, Africa, India, Iran, China, Korea, Turkey, and Japan.   On the pages of the library, there will be available

Celebrities | Fun  | 20.11.20

New Book Edition About Famous Ballerina Presented at Bolshoi Theatre


The new edition of the book “Me, Maya Plisetskaya” was presented at the State Academic Bolshoi Theatre on the eve of the 95th anniversary of the birth of the great ballerina, which is celebrated today, on November 20, TASS reports.   It is specified that the reprint of the autobiographical book was initiated by Plisetskaya’s husband,

Culture | Events | Visit | Kazan  | 17.11.20

Prophet Muhammad’s Hair to Be Brought to Kazan


From November 20, 2020, till February 10, 2021, the Museum of Islamic Culture of the Kazan Kremlin will open the exhibition “Tatars of Siberia: Relics and Collections“, created in collaboration with the museums of the Tyumen region, the official VK-Community of the event reports. The main exhibit of the exhibition is the hair from the

Moscow | Insight  | 17.11.20

Muscovites Supported Library Modernization Programme


Most of the citizens who take part in the ‘Active Citizen‘ project supported the programme of updating the Moscow libraries. Among 203,130 voters, 56.75 per cent supported the idea of the libraries’ development.   It is stated that the programme is considered useful by 25.68 per cent of those who voted, while 4.09 per cent opposed

Moscow | Insight  | 04.11.20

Moscow Library Donated 500 Books to Observation Centre


The Central Moscow Library named after N. A. Nekrasov donated 500 books, including those by Lyudmila Ulitskaya, Donna Tartt, John Williams, Dina Rubina, Elizabeth Gilbert, and others, to the observational centre in Sokolniki, where citizens with mild COVID-19 are being treated.  It is noted that the observational centre provides for zoning into sectors of reception

Culture | Visit  | 01.11.20

Fairy Tales Book of Karachay-Cherkessia Peoples to Be Created by 2021


The children’s book “The Tales of the Peoples of Karachay-Cherkessia”, which will collect the tales in the Karachai, Nogai, Circassian, Russian, and Abaza languages, will be published by the end of the year with a circulation of 1 thousand copies, TASS reports. This will be done to harmonize interethnic and inter-confessional relations, as well as

Visit | Trip Advisory  | 29.10.20

Climbers from Novosibirsk Got Book About Krasnoyarsk Pillars


“The Pillars” is the oldest specially protected area in Russia and one of the most visited tourist routes by Novosibirsk residents. Novosibirsk travellers and rock climbers can get acquainted with the book-album “Krasnoyarsk Pillars National Park in the Fates of People” on the park’s official portal.  It is noted that Krasnoyarsk residents and guests of