Russia's OSCE envoy called on Zelensky to stop language discrimination in Ukraine1
24.05.2019 Russia expects balance to all categories of citizens of Ukraine without discrimination on ethnic, linguistic, cultural or religious grounds.
Russia's OSCE envoy called on Zelensky to stop language discrimination in Ukraine
Day of Slavic Literature and Culture is celebrated in Russia and abroad2
24.05.2019 The celebration is dedicated to the Day of Saints Cyril and Methodius.
Day of Slavic Literature and Culture is celebrated in Russia and abroad
Prime Ministers of Russia and Vietnam opened Cross Year of the countries3
23.05.2019 Dmitry Medvedev and Nguyen Suan Fook were the guests of honor.
Prime Ministers of Russia and Vietnam opened Cross Year of the countries
11th International Festival of Ceramics Art takes place in Gzhel4
22.05.2019 Festival is dedicated to the 120th anniversary of Gzhel State University.
11th International Festival of Ceramics Art takes place in Gzhel
Week of Russian-language children's theater opens in Paris5
22.05.2019 Theater performances from Russia, France, Germany, Switzerland, Israel, Spain, the Netherlands and Moldova to be shown at the 9th International Week of Russian-language Children's Theater.
Week of Russian-language children's theater opens in Paris
The Artigianato e Palazzo Festival (Artisan crafts and Palace) was held in Florence over the weekend. The anniversary 25th edition has been devoted to charity fundraising for time-critical restoration and preservation of the great cultural and artistic legacy of Russian community that resided in Florence in the 19th and 20th centuries.
Tatiana Kazzi, a Russian artist, works on a project to combine paintings of Australian Aborigines with Gzhel and Khokhloma. A native of Kaliningrad has lived on the green continent for almost a quarter of a century; and she is one of a few foreign women who were granted the right to study art of the indigenous people of Australia by their descendants. Tatiana Kazzi plans to ornament Russian Matryoshka dolls with kangaroos, snakes, birds and other symbols of Australian aborigines.
The artist told the Russkiy Mir that active work of the Russian community in recent years has facilitated popularity and awareness of Russian art in Australia.
Robinson Crusoe is 300 years old. A novel by Daniel Defoe, an English writer, about a traveler who spent 28 years on a desert island was published in April 1719. The novel became the classics of world literature, which cannot be said about its sequel published in August 1719. There Defoe sends his central character to Russia ruled by young Peter the Great. According to the story, Robinson spent more than two years in Russia. He lived in Tobolsk and Arkhangelsk, and then he went back to his home land.
From April 29 to May 3, the 14th Congress of the International Association of Teachers of Russian Language and Literature takes place in the capital of Kazakhstan, Nur-Sultan. Specialists in Russian philology from all over the world participate in it. Among them is the General Secretary of the Indian Association of Teachers of Russian Language and Literature (IATRLL), an assistant professor at the Center for Russian Studies at Jawaharlal Nehru University (New Delhi) Minu Bhatnagar.
For more than ten years, hundreds of volunteers have travelled to the Arkhangelsk and Vologda Regions, as well as to Karelia and Komi to preserve ancient temples from destruction and extinction. Over the years, 320 expeditions have taken place, 360 churches and chapels have been explored, and accident prevention works have been conducted in many of them. Alexei Yakovlev, an archpriest and the supervisor of the Common Cause: Restoration of Wooden Temples of the North Project, shares how the project has been implemented and developed so far.
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