North and South Korea: striking contrasts
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Wedding traditions of Korea
In the nineteenth century the marriage age of boys was from 18 to 25 years old, respectively girls 16-23. Now everything has changed dramatically, the age of marriage slightly increased.…

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The Art of Japan: traditions and modernity”

Recently I heard of a Japanese saying. “The one with the terrace beside the water, the moon before others see.” What it’s about. About the amazing love of man to nature. Japanese myths tell that when the gods Izanami and Izanagi over the rainbow descended from the heavens to separate the earth from the abyss, struck Izanagi the powerful spear on abyss and then with his spear rolled the string drops. These drops formed a curved chain of Islands. Yamato is the ancient name of Japan, means “way of the mountains”. The name “Yamato” suggests that the creation of Japan is not yet complete. “The land of the rising sun” called her neighbors.

Japanese love to the lovely is rooted in their love of nature. Japan is a country of beautiful landscapes in a soft green-blue tones. This delicate range can sometimes break the fall colors of the maples Continue reading

National traditions of Korean art

The most interesting things about the history and secrets of the Portuguese Republic. On this portal you can find reviews of sights, both architectural and natural, articles about resorts and the Sunny provinces of Portugal, and share your impressions!

Traditions and holidays in Portugal

The culture of Portugal is varied and complex, because different peoples influenced the formation of the image of the country. It’s the Moors and the Arabs, Romans, Germans, Spaniards. All they left behind cultural traditions and amazing architecture.

In this regard, the Northern and southern parts of the country have some differences in culture. But the basis of spiritual and material culture of Portuguese is considered a romance, only in the South more evident features of Arabic. The peculiarity of the country, compared with other European States, is the influence of the Catholic Church on the lives of the Portuguese. The vast majority of the population, more than 90%, are Roman-Catholics. Among the population are Protestants, the Jewish community. And about 5% of the population consider themselves atheists.

Catholicism is associated with local traditions. The Portuguese sincerely worship their shrines. They have a lot of holidays associated with their celebration.

In Braga at the end of June held a two-day Continue reading

Clothes from Korea is gaining global popularity

In our country, have long been known and have earned success Hyundаi South Korean brands, Kia, Daewoo, Samsung, LG — it’s a good car, great appliances, mobile phones. However, few know that Korea is also one of the largest exporters of textile products. While she constantly has to compete with China producing cheap consumer goods, and Japan, producing clothes of Premium class — high-quality and expensive.

Korean experts have decided to choose a niche in the fashion market . Engaged in the development of materials, application of new dyeing technology and the development of brands middle and high middle class, that is, for many middle-class consumers. Major importer of produce in Korea, women’s, children’s and men’s clothing is China, but recently actively began to import clothing, Russia and Ukraine. Clothes from Korea from a stylish and memorable brands has brought her great popularity among our people and conquered their unmatched quality, style, exquisite models for men and women.

Sportswear

Not wrong Korean company, focusing on casual wear, especially on sportswear . the main consumer of which is the youth. National Korean clothing brands MARU, D-DAY, BASICHOUSE, C. O. X. A. GIORDANO, U. G. I. Z. HUM-HUM, TBJ, its design, quality and price are not inferior to recognized leaders of this segment, is conquering Continue reading