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Presentation “East Asia – Features of nature”

MONGOLIA

Mongolia (Mong. Mongol ULS) — a country in Eastern-Central Asia. Borders Russia on the North and China to the East, South and West. Landlocked has not. The Capital Is Ulan Bator.

Mongolia is mostly a plateau (elevated plain with smooth or wavy surface weakly divided, bounded by distinct scarps from the adjacent flat spaces.), elevated to a height of 900-1500 m above sea level

Along the border with Siberia in the Northwest of Mongolia there are several ridges, not forming a single array: Juha Khan, Ulaan Taiga of the Eastern Sayan mountains, in the North-East is the massif of Hentai, in the Central part of Mongolia is the Khangai massif, is divided into several distinct ridges.

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In the landscaped grounds of the Gobi desert far from homogeneous, it includes areas of sandy, rocky, covered with small rock, flat for miles and hilly, a different color — the Mongols stand out from all the Yellow, Red and Black Gobi. Ground water sources are very rare here, but groundwater level is high.

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Sakura Festival in Japan

Festival blossoms in Japan

Sakura in Japan — the tree, which enjoys special veneration and love. Every year in April in Japan is traditionally held the feast of the cherry blossom — Hanami-party . About the unusual event, not everyone knows Russian, and European tourist: Random tell, what is this holiday and how it is celebrated in the land of the Rising Sun.

The history of this beautiful ceremony began in the days of ancient Hayana (794-1185 years). Japanese aristocracy then excelled in refinement of manners and grace, spending long hours under the flowering trees for different classes. They enjoyed soft drinks, arcade games, wrote poems and just talked at a high level.

As for flowering trees, it should be noted that the Japanese Sakura blossoms delicate and beautiful flowers. They represent human life . embody feminine beauty and are a symbol of Japan . Grows Sakura, or mountain cherry, is almost everywhere: in cities, in the mountainous areas and along river banks. Incredibly, and in the former USSR you can see how the magic Sakura blossoms, arriving, for example, in the Botanical garden in Petropavlovsk, in Kazakhstan. Other amazing places of Kazakhstan learn here .

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Concert of traditional Korean art was held in the capital (photo) – Newspaper. uz

Concert of traditional Korean art was held in the capital

One of the best musical groups of the Republic of Korea gave a concert in Tashkent.

The bright colors of the Korean national costumes, graceful movements of traditional dance, colorful bouquet of fans — all this was seen by the audience who visited the concert of the National centre of traditional Korean music, held on June 6 at the Palace of “Turkiston” in Tashkent.

The performance of one of the best teams of the Republic of Korea was organized with the support of the Embassy of this country in Uzbekistan and the Korean Foundation for international exchange.

The center was created specifically for the promotion of Korean traditional art. In Tashkent, was presented his main repertoire, which allowed the viewer to feel the whole palette of feelings and beauty of this art.

First in the concert program was presented to a room ’s DaPena” — “Dance on the well-being”. Two soloists of the dance are dressed in historic outfits of the king and Queen, hair of the dancer corresponds to the “kanmuri” — the distinctive headdress of the Royal person. A dance based on shamanistic rituals, amazing special Continue reading

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