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way of Life

Way of life in Ukraine. Articles and interesting stories about every day life of Ukrainian people, about holidays, traditions and believes. Ukrainian mentality.

  1. The Cossack fraternity and its impact on their development

    The Cossack fraternity and its impact on their development

    We are currently living in a world where numerous nations, both homonymous and mixed, live together in peace. It is greatly contributing to the overall state of the world, as we all live on the same planet. Even though people are all alike, every nation

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  2. The Cossacks' way of life

    The Cossacks' way of life

    The endless steppes of Ukraine are filled with mysteries and legends. They have witnessed a lot of significant historic events and have served as a home for the glorious Cossacks. Cossacks were a unique community that has hundreds of tales revolving

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  3. International Children's Day in Ukraine

    International Children's Day in Ukraine

    International Children's Day is one of the oldest international holidays. The decision to celebrate it was taken in 1925 at the World Conference on Child Welfare, in Geneva. History keeps in silence, why the children's holiday was decided to be

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  4. Kiev funicular

    Kiev funicular

    Kiev Funicular is one of the symbols of Kiev. It is a popular transport that carries daily about 10-15 000 passengers. It should be noticed that the trip from the Poshtova Ploscha to the Mykhailivska Ploscha takes only 2-3 minutes. The funicular is open

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  5. Celebrating Easter in Ukraine

    Celebrating Easter in Ukraine

    April 15 Orthodox easter in Ukraine 2012 Easter is the most important Orthodox holiday of Ukraine. This is the celebration of the God’s Resurrection - Velykden in Ukrainian, is celebrated every first week after the spring equinox and full moon.

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  6. March 8. International Women's Day. Ukraine

    March 8. International Women's Day. Ukraine

    March 8 is the International Women's Day, on which there are celebrated the achievements of women in political, economic and social fields, there are celebrated the past, present and future of women in the world. The holiday is celebrated by the United

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  7. New Year 2012 in Odessa

    New Year 2012 in Odessa

    New Year rush has already started in Odessa. That makes no matter whom are you waiting for the New Year's Eve – Ded Moroz, Santa Claus or Joulupukki - a variety of Christmas programs in Odessa will not leave you without a gift. The list of

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  8. New Year 2012 in Kiev

    New Year 2012 in Kiev

    Mysterious wonders, colorful lights of garlands, sweet aroma of tangerines and the smell of pine needles all this returns us to the childhood and to the atmosphere of magic. Some people consider New Year a home holiday, but if you do not want to spend

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  9. Student Day in Ukraine

    Student Day in Ukraine

    Student Day in Ukraine, as in many other countries around the world, is celebrated on November 17. The International Students' Day was set on Nov. 17, 1946 at the World Congress of the students, held in Prague in memory of Czech students-patriots. Of

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  10. Miss Ukraine 2011 - Yaroslava Kuryacha

    Miss Ukraine 2011 - Yaroslava Kuryacha

    The beauty of Ukrainian girls and women is known around the world and now can be considered a national treasure. To choose the most beautiful woman, every year in Kiev there is a contest of beauty and grace of "Miss Ukraine". This is a great show, which

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