Posts Tagged ‘Kalmykia’
[ En | Ru ] The organizers have reduced the fourth stage of the race, passing by the route Astrakhan-Elista, by 150 kilometers. After difficult Astrakhan sands to overcome another 500 kilometers of the Kalmykia steppes seemed too much. However, some teams who are preparing for the “Dakar” consider that the more difficult is a stage, the better they will prepare for a transcontinental race. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Airat Mardeev, Alesh Loprais, Andrey Karginov, Anton Shibalov, Astrakhan, Astrakhan-Elista, Dakar, Dmitry Sotnikov, Eduard Nikolayaev, Elista, Kalmykia, Kamaz, Kamaz-Master, rally, Russia, Semen Yakubov, Silk Road Rally, Silk way, Today, Vladimir Chagin
[ Ru ] Kalmyk kibitka and Tuvan yurt appeared on the lawn of the National Mall in Washington in front of the U.S. Capitol within the ten-day folk festival of the Smithsonian Institution.
The organizers of this year, among others, talked about the traditional Russian peoples professing Buddhism – Kalmyks and Tuvans, their language, the lifestyle, the traditional art and Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Altaic languages, Europe, Gregory Anderson, Kalmyk language, Kalmykia, kibitka, Russia, Russian language, Smithsonian Folk Festival, Smithsonian Institution, Tuva, U.S. Capitol, Washington
Today is a big celebration for the whole Buddhist community – Dalai Lama XIV celebrates 78 years.
All life and spiritual activities of His Holiness seeks to benefit all sentient beings, and serve as an example for people of different generations and nationalities around the world. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Buddhist community, Buddhist holiday, Dalai lama, Dalai Lama birthday, Kalmykia, Russia
[ Es ] Kalmyk ensemble will going on a concert tour to Spain. July 10, 2013 on a concert tour to Spain leaves the ensemble “Jangar.
With them goes djangarche Mandzhiev Baatr Karuevich, nominee of the title “Soul of Russia”, beggar took in the film by French director Alan Simon “Oh, Genghis,” which announced this news today. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Alan Simon, Baatr Mandzhiev, concert tour, Concerts, Djangar, Elista, ensemble Jangar, Kalmykia, kalmykian stars, Russia, show, Soul of Russia, Spain
[ Ru ] Central buddhist temple ‘Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni‘ won in the first stage of the competition ‘Russia 10′, reports Information department of the Kalmyk Tourism Development Fund.
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President of Buddhist Union of Kalmykia Telo Tulku Rinpoche will be visiting Kalmyk Project in New York
It is with great happiness we would like to announce that Telo Tulku Rinpoche, Shadjin Lama of Kalmyk Republic and President of Buddhist Union of Kalmykia will be visiting Kalmyk Project this week.
We invite you to the teaching lecture by Telo Tulku Rinpoche where he will speak on “Four Noble Truths” followed Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Buddhist Union of Kalmykia, Four Noble Truths, Kalmyk Project, Kalmykia, meditation, New York, Shadjin Lama, Telo Tulku Rinpoche, USA
Beautiful girl from the Republic of Kalmykia Bayirta Manzhikova took 5th place in the World Cup Karate Kyokushin-Kaikan in Tokyo
[ Ru ] Beautiful girl from the Republic of Kalmykia Bayirta Manzhikova took 5th place in the World Cup Karate Kyokushin Kaikan in Tokyo (Japan). Kyokushin kaikan is a style of stand-up, full contact karate, founded in 1964 by Korean-Japanese karate master, Sosai Masutatsu Oyama.
In the discipline of tamesivari (breaking of hard objects) Read the rest of this entry »Tags: champions, full contact karate, girls from Russia, girls Kalmykia, Japan, Kalmykia, KalmykiaNews, karate, Kyokushin Kaikan, Sosai Masutatsu Oyama, Tokyo, World Cup Karate
From Elista sent a group of schoolchildren from 12 to 17 years for language courses in the United Kingdom in Stratford-upon-Avon (Warwickshire, England), near Birmingham. Group all the time, accompanied by the curator – English teacher Elista schools with the teaching experience more than 20 years, reports International Information Centre of Kalmykia. You can join to the group in Moscow or Elista.
Stratford-upon-Avon is a popular tourist destination owing to its status as birthplace of the playwright and poet William Shakespeare, receiving about 3 million visitors a year from all over the world. The Royal Shakespeare Company resides in Stratford’s Royal Shakespeare Theatre, one of Britain’s most important cultural venues. (Wikipedia about Stratford-upon-Avon)
Only a few places in the group. Schoolchildren who arrived Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Birmingham, birthplace of William Shakespeare, children, deadline, Elista, England, English language, Kalmykia, language courses, language courses in the United Kingdom, language practice, Moscow, Russia, schoolchildren, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK, United Kingdom, visa, visa to United Kingdom, Warwickshire, William Shakespeare
On June 14-15, the Department of Germanic Philology of Faculty of Humanities organized a workshop for English teachers from the schools of the Republic of Kalmykia, reports Information Centre of Kalmykia.
The seminar was held as part of the open day summer language camp Narn-Sun on the basis of the classical gymnasium of Elista. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Classical gymnasium of Elista, CreatetoCommunicate, DVD, Education in Kalmykia, Education in Russia, Elista, English language, game Traceeffects, gymnasiums, Jacqueline Hardy, Kalmykia, methodical developments, Narn-Sun, Russia, school teachers, seminar, textbook, textbooks in English, Traceeffects, training manual, U.S. State Department, workshop
Omar Khayyam’s poetry can now be heard on the Kalmyk language.
In Elista has passed competition for the best translation of poems of the world famous Persian poet.
Such an unusual way the authors of the project decided to increase the popularity of the national language, which today is on the verge of extinction. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: competitions, contest, Elista, Kalmykia, photos, poetry, translation
Kalmykia is the only Buddhist region in Europe.
In old times the Great Silk Way was here, the hordes of the ancient Scythians, Huns, Sarmats roamed in these steppes and Khazars built towns here.
You are waiting for souvenirs in the gift.
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