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Traditions

Ukrainian traditions. Articles about all traditions and ceremonies of Ukraine. Best traditions of Ukraine from the ancient times up to today.

  1. The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine

    The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine

    The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine is a large building in Kiev, which has been built in 1938 and has the total square of 235,000 square meters. According to the Constitution of Ukraine the leading executive part of the state is the Cabinet of

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  2. Institute for Noble Maidens in Kiev

    Institute for Noble Maidens in Kiev

    In 1838-1842 in Kiev the building of the Institute for Noble Maidens (or the Emperor’s upbringing community for noble maidens) was constructed by the project of Vincent Beretti. The project was developed by the architect under a strong

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  3. The Bald Hill in Kiev

    The Bald Hill in Kiev

    There are dozens of “bald hills” in the world, but the most famous among them is the Bald Hill that is located in Kiev. Long time ago the hill was used as a site for pagan ceremonies. The ancient wise men made the first underground routes

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  4. 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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  5. The Cossack times

    The Cossack times

    Everyone has heard the word “Cossacks” at least once, but not everyone knows what it means. Judging by the literature works of that times we can say that already at the end of the 14th century beneath the Don and Dnieper river there were two

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  6. Cossack Wars

    Cossack Wars

    The clear blue sky, the rustle of the grass and the singing of the birds are the most valuable phenomena of nature. The feeling of uniting with the nature cannot be compared to anything else. Of course, these feelings can be achieved only during the

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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. May 9 - Victory Day. Victory Day in Ukraine

    May 9 - Victory Day. Victory Day in Ukraine

    Day of Victory of the Soviet Union over Nazi Germany in World War II was and remains one of the most revered holidays in the countries of the former Soviet Union. In the Berlin operation, in 1945, there were involved more than 2.5 million soldiers and

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  10. 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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