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Museums in Khabarovsk, Khabarovsk Krai (Russia)

Museums in Khabarovsk, Khabarovsk Krai (Russia)

On the right bank of the Khor River in the village of Gvasyugi The ethno-cultural center “Sun” with an open-air ethnographic museum is interesting in the Lazo district. Performances of the national ensemble are arranged in the center. In 2007, the Anyui National Park was created in the Nanai region along the Anyui River.. It occupies an area of more than 429,000 hectares, which has a great biodiversity. About 500 plant species and more than 300 animal species have been identified…

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Russia Painting and Sculpture

Russia Painting and Sculpture

Painting.  The Russian national style in painting has a well-defined form in the century. XV. The “pre-Mongolian period” and the sec. XIV were but periods of preparation and hesitation; on the other hand, the centuries following the 15th already offer the image of a slow evolution towards different forms and also towards the absolute negation of the previous forms. In the Russian style, the Byzantine forms undergo a progressive and radical transformation, under the purely national influence of religious consciousness….

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Russia in the 20th Century

Russia in the 20th Century

In the early years of the century. XX the internal situation went through a serious crisis: chain workers strikes, peasant revolts, ideological insurrection against the autocracy by the liberal bourgeoisie. The two revolutionary parties, the Social Democrat, now divided into ” Bolsheviks ” and ” Mensheviks “, operating mainly outside the borders, and the Social Revolutionary, who combined Marxist doctrines with populist ideas and acted especially in the countryside, spread their message with increasing effectiveness. The Russo-Japanese War (1904-05), advocated…

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Travel to Russia

Travel to Russia

The street musicians add energetic background music to the performance of the jokes, the lines of the cartoonists and the sellers who heel old uniforms, Soviet nostalgia and copies of Russian painting. On the side streets starting from Moscow’s longest pedestrian street, it smells of potato-filled pies and steaming hot beetroot soup, and the big department stores sell Gucci, Prada and other western brands. Much has changed in Russia, but here you can still experience not just one but several…

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Russia Guide

Russia Guide

Russia – country information Country name Mask Official name Russian federation Capital Moscow continent Asia, Europe Area 17,098,200 km Population 143 700 000 (2014) Foundation of a state 24. 8. 1991 The highest mountains Elbrus 5,633 m, Belucha 4,506 m Longest rivers Amur 4416 km, Lena 4400 km, Ob-Katun’ 4620 km, Genesis 4092 km The largest lakes Baikal 31,500 km 2 State system a federal pluralist republic of the presidential type with a bicameral parliament The biggest cities Moscow (capital)…

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