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Russia 2012 public holidays

| July 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Russia calendar 2012   December 1-January 8 2012 New Year (Новый Год) The year starts traditionally with New Year elebrations that start on December 31 and head on till January 8. The New Year celebrations in Russia in many way resemble the Western Christmas celebrtaions, with gifts being exchanged, festive meals prepared and consumed. This [...]

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La Tomatina Festival 2012

| June 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

 La Tomatina Festival 2012, Spain             La Tomatina Festival, Spain is a celebration held in the town of Valencia in Buñol. Buñol is locates 30 km from the Mediterranean Sea. The festival is commemorated by throwing tomatoes and getting involved in tomato fights for entertainment. This festival is celebrated on the last Wednesday of the [...]

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Berlin Beer Festival 2012

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

You Need a Beer Loving in Berlin Beer Festival             The Berlin Beer Festival is one of the prestigious beer festivals in the world. It is usually held on the first weekend of August every year. With a length of one mile, this festival shows off the longest beer garden in the planet. Each year, [...]

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Teej Festival 2012

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Celebrating Teej Festival in Various Ways             Dedicated to the Goddess Parvati, Teej festival is celebrated for Hindu women. It is mainly celebrated in Nepal to commemorate the union of the Goddess to Lord Shiva. It is also celebrated in some states of India. It usually takes place on the fortnight of the bright moon [...]

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Tanabata Festival 2012

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Hoping Wishes to Come True on Tanabata Festival 2012, Japan             Tanabata is a star festival celebrated by the Japanese to commemorate the reunion of the deities Hikoboshi and Orihime. Tanabata means “Evening of the Seventh” which represents the meeting of the star-crossed lovers on the seventh day of the seventh lunar month. According to [...]

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