Posts Tagged ‘ceremony’

Head of Kalmykia Alexey Orlov takes part in closing of the fishing championship of the Republic of Kalmykia

Republic of Kalmykia Head of the Republic of Kalmykia Alexey Orlov attended the closing of the Cup of the Head of the Republic of Kalmykia on fishing, which was held by Federation of Fishing Sport of the Republic of Kalmykia (President – Erdni Tsatkhaev) in Yashkul district, on Lake Kanurka.

During the closing ceremony the Head of the Republic of Kalmykia Alexey Orlov congratulated the winners of the tournament and gave them special prizes Read the rest of this entry »

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Drinks

Kalmyk drinks in Elista

Traditional Kalmyk drinks bear some similarity to those found in Mongolia, but are unique to the region. Try:

Dzhomba — milk tea with salt (the so called Kalmyk tea served and drank in a certain ceremony).

Kumys — a sour horse milk Read the rest of this entry »

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Russian-Kazakhstan International Conference “Actual Problems of Socio-Economical development of the Caspian Region in the Context of Innovation Economics”

Russian-Kazakhstan International Conference “Actual Problems of Socio-Economical development of the Caspian Region in the Context of Innovation Economics”

On May 18th, 2012 in the House of the Government of the Republic of Kalmykia a ceremony of opening of the Russian-Kazakhstan International Conference “Actual Problems of Socio-Economical development of the Caspian Region in the Context of Innovation Economics” took place.

In charge of the organization of the ceremony were the Government of the Republic of Kalmykia, the Association of the Universities of the Caspian Countries and Kalmyk State University (KalmSU). Read the rest of this entry »

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Buddhist light offering ceremony in Elista

Central khurul Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni [ En | Ru ] Today, on September 24, 2011, in Elista, the capital of Kalmykia, a ceremony of light offerings to the Buddha took place.

Thousands of residents and guests of Blessed Kalmykia took part in this ritual that was held at the Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni.

People meditated for the benefit of all people in the world. Read the rest of this entry »

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Week of the Chinese language and Chinese culture

China Week of the Chinese language and Chinese culture

November 29, 2010 (Monday) 16:00
House of Culture, 1st Corps of Kalmyk State University (KSU).
1. Opening ceremony of the Week of the Chinese language and Chinese culture.
2. Presentation of the collective monograph “Russia and China: the interaction of cultures”.
3. Opening of book exhibition “China open to the world”.

November 30, 2010 (Tuesday) 16:00
House of Culture, 1st Corps Kalmyk State University (KSU).
Festival of Chinese cinema. Read the rest of this entry »

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The opening ceremony of the temple “Geden Sheddup Choikorling”

A Holy Abode for Theory and Practice of the School Gelugpa On the 5-th of October in 1996 the opening ceremony of the Central temple (khurul) took place. His Holiness Dalai-Lama named the temple “Geden Sheddup Choikorling” (A Holy Abode for Theory and Practice of the School Gelugpa).

Believers waited for the event and at last the first Buddhist temple was built on the Kalmyk land after the people’s return to their native places. Read the rest of this entry »

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