Festivals and celebrations in Russia
Celebrations in Russia.
Created by the
students of the 9th
Olga, Kim Ekaterina,
the first day of the swimming season and if the
water is warm enough , boys and girls happily
in rivers and lakes until late at night . Girls like
to float candies and delicate flowers in the
hope that it will bring them happy marriages .
magical fern flowers can be found in the forests. In
some villages, people look forward to Ivan Kupala
Day enthusiastically. It is ancient celebration which
continues to be fun for all family members whatever
7. White Nights
16. Student`s Day
17. Student`s Day is one of most popular celebrations with young people in Russia, as it marks the end winter exams at universities.
18. It takes place on 25th January and has been a tradition since 1755 when Moscow University was established.
19. On this day students and professors exchange gifts, awards are given to outstanding students
20. The Lomonosov monument a cup which symbolizes knowledge is lit
21. There are also musical performances, comic skethes and a magnificent fireworks display in the evening.There are also musical performances, comic skethes and a
magnificent fireworks display in the evening
23. Student`s Day loved by everyone but it is especially popular with young as it allows them to relax and forget about their exams for a day.
25. Defender of the Fatherland Day
Union in 1922 as the Day of
the Red Army and Navy
1993 it was called
«The Day of the
Soviet Army and
Union also continued to
celebrate the holiday in a
number of CIS countries