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Maslenitsa
Festivals
9b Form
Мaslenitsa

is a festival week
which is connected
with an exit of the
winter and a coming
of the spring.
Festival week
Every day of this
week has a
particular
meaning and
people follow
ancient
traditions.
Monday
On Monday
everyone starts
to cook
pancakes, build
snow palaces
and make a
straw doll.
Tuesday
On Tuesday young people go skating.
Then they return home to eat hot
pancakes.
Wednesday
On Wednesday relatives and friends visit
each other. The head of the house is
always glad to see everyone.
Thursday
On Thursday people sing chastushki,
traditional humorous songs, children take
part in different competitions. Eve...
Friday and Saturday

On Friday and on Saturday relatives
and friends visit each other again.
The head of the house greets ...
Sunday
Sunday is the day to ask for forgiveness.
people ask forgiveness. Everyone visits a
sauna. A straw doll is burnt.
Symbols of Maslenitsa
Sun

Pancakes

Winter

Straw doll
Maslenitsa 2014
In 2014 Maslenitsa will be from 24th February
to 2nd March. As usual, this holiday will be
celebrated in c...
Literature and Sites
http://ru.wikipedia.org
http://tobemum.ru/interesnoe/na-nosu/
http://images.yandex.ru
http://russiape...
The Cast:
-Sergey Antonov
-Vladimir Gromov
-Vlada Zolotova
-Ekaterina Kapalkina
-Sergey Kontarev
-Maria Knyazeva
-Anastasi...
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This presentation was prepared by the students of 9b Grade of Gymnasium 114, St.Petersburg for the Day of the Foreign Languages. Teacher Korkina Irina

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Maslenitsa

  1. 1. Maslenitsa Festivals 9b Form
  2. 2. Мaslenitsa is a festival week which is connected with an exit of the winter and a coming of the spring.
  3. 3. Festival week Every day of this week has a particular meaning and people follow ancient traditions.
  4. 4. Monday On Monday everyone starts to cook pancakes, build snow palaces and make a straw doll.
  5. 5. Tuesday On Tuesday young people go skating. Then they return home to eat hot pancakes.
  6. 6. Wednesday On Wednesday relatives and friends visit each other. The head of the house is always glad to see everyone.
  7. 7. Thursday On Thursday people sing chastushki, traditional humorous songs, children take part in different competitions. Everyone forgets all problems.
  8. 8. Friday and Saturday On Friday and on Saturday relatives and friends visit each other again. The head of the house greets the guests warmly.
  9. 9. Sunday Sunday is the day to ask for forgiveness. people ask forgiveness. Everyone visits a sauna. A straw doll is burnt.
  10. 10. Symbols of Maslenitsa Sun Pancakes Winter Straw doll
  11. 11. Maslenitsa 2014 In 2014 Maslenitsa will be from 24th February to 2nd March. As usual, this holiday will be celebrated in city parks or in the city centre. Maslenitsa in Moscow Maslenitsa in St Petersburg
  12. 12. Literature and Sites http://ru.wikipedia.org http://tobemum.ru/interesnoe/na-nosu/ http://images.yandex.ru http://russiapedia.rt.com/of-russianorigin/maslenitsa/
  13. 13. The Cast: -Sergey Antonov -Vladimir Gromov -Vlada Zolotova -Ekaterina Kapalkina -Sergey Kontarev -Maria Knyazeva -Anastasia Orlova -Natalia Palchikovskaya

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