Posts Tagged ‘Kalmykia’
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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May 24 at the Institute Oriental Studies and Kalmyk Philology met students and teachers with Kato Hinako – Director of the Institute of Foreign Languages, Tokyo (Japan), reports KalmykiaNews.
Kato Hinako held a master classes on Japanese calligraphy and ikebana (flower arrangements).
The meeting was organized within the framework of educational work Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Elista, flower arrangements, foreign languages, ikebana, Japan, Japanese calligraphy, Kalmykia, Kato Hinako, meetings, Tokyo
In Moscow was completed the final of the beauty contest ‘Teegin odn’ (‘Star of the steppe’). [ Ru ]
Dzhirgala Ochirova won a beauty contest ‘Teegin odn’ (‘Star of the steppe’), report KalmykiaNews. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Beauty contest, contest, Dzhirgala Ochirova, Elista, girls, girls from Russia, girls Kalmykia, Kalmykia, Moscow, photomodels, photos, Teegin Odn
Dear pilgrims and tourists! [ Ru ]
May 31 and June 1, near Elista, the Supreme Lama of Kalmykia Telo Tulku Rinpoche bestows teaching the text ‘Eight verses of Thought Transformation’. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: buddhist lessons, Eight verses of Thought Transformation, Elista, Kalmykia, Supreme Lama, Telo Tulku Rinpoche
Head of Republic of Kalmykia Alexey Orlov gave an interview to the Austrian National Television Company ‘ORF’
Head of Republic of Kalmykia Alexey Orlov gave an interview to the Austrian National Television Company (Österreichischer Rundfunk, ORF, ‘Austrian Broadcasting’), during which he answered questions from Marcus Mueller Shinvald related to the development of Buddhism in Kalmykia.
During the conversation also touched upon issues relating to the social and economic life Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Alexey Orlov, Austria, Austrian Broadcasting, Austrian company, Buddhism in Kalmykia, Elista, interview, Kalmykia, Marcus Mueller Shinvald, ORF, television
Dear pilgrims and tourists! [ Ru ]
The administration of the central temple ‘Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni’ reported on the program of holiday activities ‘Birthday of the Buddha Shakyamuni’ on May 25, 2013.
Buddha’s Birthday – this is a significant date in the life of the Kalmyk people, the only Buddhist nation in Europe.
The program of activities: Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Alexey Orlov, Buddha, Buddha birthday, Buddhist holiday, Buddhist relics, Elista, Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni, holiday, Kalmykia, program, Telo Tulku Rinpoche
Home Credit Bank has opened a new office in Elista.
Since 1997 Home Credit Group (Home Credit B.V. and its subsidiaries) has rapidly established itself as a market leader in consumer finance, entering attractive and high growth markets ahead of its competitors, focusing on the key growth regions Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Asia, bank, CEE, CIS, Elista, Home Credit Bank, Home Credit Group, Kalmykia, office
May 14 at the Institute of Oriental Philology and Kalmyk at the Department of Foreign Languages, intercultural communication and Regional Contest held presentations in a foreign language “The best city in the world”.
Attended by students of the second – fourth-year degree “Regional”, “foreign philology” (Chinese Language and Literature, Foreign Language) and the direction of “Foreign Regional.” Presentations were given in English, Mongolian and Chinese. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Alexandra Nadbitova, chinese language, contest, Elista, English language, foreign philology, Hong Kong, Kalmykia, New York, Nogala Mandzhieva, presentations, students, Zula Olzeeva
Lecture about karma [ Ru ]
May 15, 2013, in the blessed Elista, the capital of the Buddhist Republic of Kalmykia will be a lecture about karma, reported by the Kalmyk Tourism Development Fund.buddhist lectures, buddhist lessons, Elista, Kalmyk Fund of Tourism Development, Kalmykia, karma
Head of the Republic of Kalmykia Alexey Orlov announced May 25, 2013 a national day of celebration ‘Birthday of Buddha Sakyamuni‘.
The decree signed by the Head of the Republic of Kalmykia Alexey Orlov in order to further the development of national and cultural traditions of the Kalmyk people.
All journalists make news about great buddhist holidays in Kalmykia, South of Russia. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Alexey Orlov, Buddha birthday, Buddhist holiday, celebrations, decree, Elista, holiday, kalmyk holidays, Kalmykia, Russia