Why Russia Hussars not married? Part 2


Why Russia Hussars not married? Part 2Most of Russian military officers have traditionally been bachelors. This involves not only the hardships of life and most likely death in battle, but with a deliberate policy pursued by the government since the days of Peter I. This ...
 

Who is Mowgli and that such a law of the jungle?


Who is Mowgli and that such a law of the jungle?Today we try to understand in detail what undertones and prototypes can uglyadet in Kipling's tales about Mowgli. Let's start with the notorious law of the jungle, which entered into our spoken language, almost completely reversing the meaning of ...
 

Who was Mary Magdalene?


Who was Mary Magdalene?In encyclopedias mentioned very briefly: Mary Magdalene - Magdalene, one of the Myrrh-bearers, was healed by Jesus Christ from the disease - seven demons, was a preacher. And to this day, Mary Magdalene, judging by the canonical Gospels, remains ...
 

Why Lunar New Year is right now? New moon and eclipse-2009


Why Lunar New Year is right now? New moon and eclipse-2009January 26, 2009 our Chinese comrades, and those with them and congratulate each other with the 4707 year on the Chinese calendar. The current New Year's is not quite normal - it is January 26, 2009 annular solar eclipse will occur. Moon penumbra ...
 

Why should an actor of Indian Theatre seed in the eye?


Why should an actor of Indian Theatre seed in the eye?Kathakali - this is an unusual presentation of one of the Indian states of Kerala, which surprisingly intertwined theater, poetry, dance and music. The art of Kathakali in the 17 century when a wealthy rajah named Kottarakkary, ...
 

Who was the beautiful lady? Part 1


Who was the beautiful lady? Part 1Beautiful Lady very respectable age. Originally from Provence, the native language - Lang d'ok, now very little used. Residence - locking. Origin - notable. Marital status - married. Who just did not write about it! At first it ...
 

Who was the beautiful lady? Part 2


Who was the beautiful lady? Part 2From a strict, well-built house you went to squeal areas ... - Freedom! - Beautiful Lady Marquises and Russian princes. (Marina Tsvetaeva). On the work of the troubadours, Trouvre, minstrels, minnesingers, Vagant written an incredible amount ...
 

Why so popular in America, "Revolver" rifles?


Why so popular in America, "Revolver" rifles?These rifles are called "pistol", "revolving", carbines and rifles for the farmers to the ranch, though the military versions "pistol" rifles are widely used special forces of many countries of the world. Feature they have one -...
 

Why painters lilac true? Lilacs in the gardens and in the pictures


Why painters lilac true? Lilacs in the gardens and in the picturesWhy painters lilac true? Because the colors on each will suffice. If you are young, if you're in love - you warm pinkish lilac pays. Marina Ershov MifologiyaEst ancient Greek myth of the nymph Syrinx, who, fleeing from ...
 

Who is Barbara Millicent Roberts?


Who is Barbara Millicent Roberts?This woman was one of the symbols of the 20 th century. She is beautiful, has a chic wardrobe, which are the envy of the most demanding socialite. She has a house, cars, yachts. First her profession - model. But she succeeded in more than 80 areas -...
 

Who promises happiness Aquarius?


Who promises happiness Aquarius?Aquarius - the world's most ancient constellation of the sky, which was considered by the ancient Sumerians and Egyptians, and later - the Greeks, Romans, Arabs. What is curious: in different languages, it meant the same thing - pouring water (Gidrohos, Akuarius, ...
 

Why Russia is waiting for a family holiday - the fix?


Why Russia is waiting for a family holiday - the fix?In old Russia, on the second day after Candlemas, as soon as the night sky outside the window began to brighten, each peasant family began working holiday, which has long called repair. Moreover, the role of each family member were assigned in advance ....
 

Who was Peggy? Playful analysis of Russian-Scottish folk


Who was Peggy? Playful analysis of Russian-Scottish folkIn the old Peggy lived goat beard, he swept the track. Oh, what is the smart kid! 'll Dance, Peggy,'ll dance! Once there was a girl in the rural Scottish countryside. She had a puppy, a goat and a goose. Maybe someone else was, but history has brought us ...
 

Whose face is Sphinx?


Whose face is Sphinx?Of course school history know that the Great Sphinx was built in the era of Pharaoh Hafra (Greek Chephren) in the XXV century BC The official version of history even read that the Sphinx's face mimics the face of the pharaoh. However, the opening ...
 

Who is Leyla from a song by Eric Clapton?


Who is Leyla from a song by Eric Clapton?Blues - a song about a man who has no woman. Or about a man who left the woman. Or a man who does not have anything resembling a woman "- is said to Eric Clapton, and said not for the effect. Okazyvetsya great guitarist, ...