Vaccination for the Empress 04.12.2021MacDougall's Auction House, the British auction house specialising in Russian Russian art, has held another important auction in London on December 1. There were more than 40 lots such as items of Russian art and history. The letter from Catherine the Great on the benefits of vaccination against smallpox is particularly noteworthy. Let's take this opportunity to recall the story of how the empress had promoted vaccination in Russia.
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Russian centers in Czech Republic hold Russian calligraphy competition
The Russian Center in Plzen is holding a calligraphy competition in Russian.
Following their colleagues from Brno, the staff of the Pilsen Russian Center decided to invite everyone who learns Russian to compete in calligraphy.
To participate in the competition, one needs to write by hand several stanzas from the works of Russian poets about winter, photograph the work and send it to the Russian Center by January 31, 2021.
The results of the competition will be announced at the end of January, the authors of the most beautiful works will receive gifts.
Varvara Golovatina, Pilsen