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Events | Culture | Fun | Around Russia  | 05.10.21

Most Russians Had Such Teacher Who Influenced Greatly Their Lives

On October 5, 2021, Russians celebrate Teacher’s Day. For this occasion, specialists of the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTSIOM) presented data from a survey conducted among the country’s residents about their attitude to their former teachers.  First of all, when hearing the word “teacher”, 25% of respondents imagine a school or university specialist, while

Culture | Events | Visit  | 14.09.21

Today Russian Orthodox Church Celebrates New Year

Today, Orthodox Christians in Russia celebrate the New Year, or the beginning of the year according to the church calendar, RIA Novosti reports. On this day, a special prayer service is held in the churches of the Russian Orthodox Church, in which they thank God for the past year and ask him to bless the

Recommended | Moscow | Insight | Videos  | 13.09.21

Roscosmos Congratulated Moscow on City Day [Video]

On the weekend of September 11 and 12, Moscow celebrated its 874th birthday. The ‘Roscosmos’ State Space Corporation decided to congratulate city residents in its special way, TASS reports. The greetings were accompanied by a photo of the city taken from space by the “Resurs-P” Earth remote sensing satellite.   Поздравляем с Днем города Москвы!#Москва —

Recommended | Events | Visit  | 23.08.21

Russian National Flag Day Celebrated All Around the Country [Video]

Yesterday, on August 22, festive events were held all over Russia, RIA Novosti reports. Flash mobs, concerts, masterclasses, and quests were organized in all regions of the country in honour of National Flag Day.  The Day of the State Flag of the Russian Federation is celebrated annually on August 22. It was established on the

Recommended | Events | Visit  | 12.08.21

Russians Celebrate Air Force Day [Video]

Today, on August 12, Russians traditionally celebrate the Day of the Air Force of the Russian Federation, or Russian Air Force Day, RadioSputnik reports. On this solemn occasion, the Russian Embassy in the USA congratulated compatriots with a patriotic video.   ✈️Happy ?? Air Force Day! Congrats to military pilots, aviation mechanics and veterans on their

Recommended | Culture | Events | Visit | Videos  | 02.08.21

Russia Celebrates Airborne Forces Day [Video]

On August 2, Russian paratroopers traditionally celebrate their professional holiday, Airborne Forces Day, also known as Paratroopers’ Day, RIA Tomsk reports.   The history of the holiday begins on August 2, 1930, when, at the exercises of the Air Force of the Moscow Military District near Voronezh, for the first time a landing unit of

Culture | Events | Visit  | 21.06.21

Today Yakut People Meet New Year

Today, on June 21, 2021, the Republic of Sakha celebrates Ysyakh (Yhyakh) which is also known as the Yakut New Year. This day is annually declared an official day off by the decision of the President of Yakutia, barnaul-altai reports. It is associated with the cult of the solar deity and fertility, therefore this holiday

Recommended | Culture | Events | Visit  | 21.06.21

Russians Celebrated Holy Trinity Day

On June 20, 2021, Orthodox Russians celebrated the Holy Trinity Day, a holiday dedicated to the descent of the Holy Spirit on the apostles on the fiftieth day after the Resurrection of Christ, rg.ru. The holiday is considered a big one in Christianity, so many people usually try to avoid working on that day.  It

Events | Celebrities | Fun | Videos  | 12.06.21

Natalia Oreiro Congratulated Russians on National Holiday [Video]

The famous Uruguayan singer and actress, Natalia Oreiro, recorded congratulations on the Day of Russia, RIA Novosti reports with reference to the press service of the Russian Embassy in Argentina.   “Russia is also a homeland for me. I love you,” Natalia said. It is noted that earlier, the representative of the singer, Viviana Stallone,