It is very important to inculcate the younger generation love to native culture.
Regardless of the place of residence of the Kazakhs must know the language and traditions of his people.
A. N. Nazarbayev, the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
There are on the map village of the Omsk region under the sonorous, beautiful name Krasnogorka, which in 2010 will celebrate its 110th anniversary since the founding of migrants from Ukraine.
And once there was a village lane, on which lands and founded the settlement. Here’s what history tells us:
The village of Maina was called by name here wandering tribe of Kazakhs lane, that in translation from Kazakh means “rich steppes with an abundance of water and lush grass”. Why is the Kazakh? Because from the second half of the 19th century on the territory of this lot was occupied by yurts of Kazakh nomads. 12 kilometers to the South lived the nomad Sahasi, and West of USBI. It was rich Kazakhs, bred horses, and almost with their herds had no boundaries.
The first settler Continue reading
1. Dreams come true
In high school I was reading books about Japan. Dream to visit this amazing country seemed sky-high, on a par with flying to the moon.
But years passed and now, I live in Japan!
I set a goal to marry and move to another country. Unfortunately, in my beloved Ukraine, I have lost hope to change things for the better in my life.
Sacking future husband was long and difficult. The truth was I didn’t want to leave for Japan. I was looking for someone who will be a father to my daughter, and I was a good husband.
There was a large correspondence with men from different countries. Hopes, disappointments, new hopes.
Letters from Japan, from my future husband, were special. It is always interesting to tell about yourself, about your family, send lots of photos. He often called us and cared for us with my daughter. I realized that this man really wants to marry me! But the final decision could be taken only after a personal meeting. And my daughter, at the invitation of the groom, flew to Japan.
Fuji welcomed us very well. Every day he showed us the sights of the Japanese. My daughter noticed that the first time, with delight and flood of impressions we exchanged with her one sentence. “look, Look! Wow. ”
A month later we got married and now I have a new family, new home and new life.
Dreams come true!
2. Myths Continue reading
Since ancient times people were interested in the starry sky. This interest originated with its annual astronomy calendar, which was extremely important for agriculture, and astrology, with its myths, legends, and attempts to associate by joining together heaven, earth, of gods and men. Stars and constellations have received names, has found its own life, character, history. In honor of the most important gods arranged holidays to get them to continue an annual cycle, to preserve the order of the universe and to take the trouble.
During the Late Chinese Han dynasty (23 – 220 ad) emerged the legend of two lovers, the Weaver star and the Cowherd (the star VEGA in the constellation Lyra, Japanese Sokoji or Tanabata-TsUMe and Altair in the constellation Aquila, in Japanese Congo). Their love was so strong that they could not have issued, and MIGA in separation: Weaver gave up a loom, and the Shepherd left his flocks to. But, as their labors depended the heavenly life on earth, the people suffered untold misery. People cried to the gods and those he had compassion on them, dividing the lovers and allowing them to see each other only once a year.
This and other legends came to Japan from China in the VI-VII centuries, together with the rudiments Continue reading
Screaming Russian mom during childbirth was very surprised by Japanese doctors. All Japanese women, according to them, very patient and have exceptionally quiet.
Elena Take living in Japan for 8 years. She told “Latimore” about their experience of childbirth in this country. And about why pregnant women should not watch the fire, sitting cross-legged and eat lobster and crab.
«management of pregnancy in Japan begins with registration with the local administration. When I followed the relevant securities, thought to pop in quickly, get the book and be done with it. It was not so simple. The procedure took about forty minutes. I came out of there loaded with gifts and experiences.
Young and very polite Japanese woman gave me a whole orientation, an introductory course on pregnancy. And then I began to ask different questions: “What did you feel when You found out she was pregnant?”, “What are You most concerned about (money, husband, housing, etc.)?”, “do You Have someone who can help after the baby is born?” and so on in the same spirit. In General, to have a heart. I was given a phone number by which I could always ask my questions, if during pregnancy something would bother. Also reported that there is a free course Continue reading
Tradition Japan the Precepts of their ancestors for Japanese it’s all: tea and the wedding ceremony has not changed over the past century, the same way kimono is worn by some representatives of the older generation as casual wear.
To celebrate the holidays added a few new “red calendar days”, but the total mass of the composition of holidays have not changed.
Minka: traditional Japanese house, minka (minka;
literally “house (-) people”) is a traditional Japanese house.
In the context of the Japanese division of society into classes were a Japanese minka dwellings of farmers, artisans and merchants, i.e.
necesarilly part of the population.
But since the class division of society had disappeared, so the word “minka” can be called any traditional Japanese house of the same age.
Minka possess a wide range of styles and sizes of performance that is significantly associated with geographical and climatic conditions and the lifestyle of the inhabitants of the house.
But in principle, minka can be divided into two types: country home (NOC;
nōka, 農農 ) and town houses (machiya-style townhouse;
“Junzi”: true, Junshi suicide (junshi, 農農 ) is sometimes translated as “murder for loyalty” and is a subspecies of traditional Continue reading