Russian Proverbs about Bliny & #Maslenitsa


Boris Kustodiev - Maslenitsa, 1919.
Boris Kustodiev – Maslenitsa, 1919.

Russian Proverbs about Bliny (Pancakes) & Maslenitsa:

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Brief History of the #UkraineCrisis in a… 1994 Armenian Cartoon


The Birth of a Superhuman (Übermensch)
The Birth of a Superhuman (Übermensch)

Culture is only a thin apple skin over a red-hot chaos (Friedrich Nietzsche).

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#RussianFridays: Day 4. The Sound of Lake #Baikal.


Lake Baikal in winter
Lake Baikal in winter
Baikal is the deepest lake in the world. It is 25 million years (!) old. The sound of Baikal ice brought to you by the Russian percussion ensemble “Ethnobeat”.

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