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Public festival organized by St. John of Kronstadt parish with support of the Orthodox Initiative 2017–2018 International Grant Contest took place in Hamburg on May 27. Russian Center of Tchaikovsky's house took active participation in the event that accommodated 300 people.  ...

30.05.2018 Subject: Diaspora

fapmc.ru First Russian library opened its doors in the Gaza Strip of the Palestinian Authority, the International Coordinating Council of Russian Compatriots reports.  The most part of the books is intended for kids who learn Russian in PaRus Russian language courses. However the library is open for the general public, including Russian compatriots.  ...

25.05.2018 Subject: Diaspora

The march of the Immortal Regiment took place in Geneva for the first time, RIA News reports. Over a thousand people gathered on May 5 to pay their respect to their grandfathers and great-grandfathers. They marched along the bank of the Geneva Lake in front of the UN building singing wartime songs. They were carrying the...

07.05.2018 Subject: Array

Picture: Russian Union of Latvia/Facebook Defenders of the Russian Schools dedicated their 1st of May’ protest marching to the educational reorganization in Latvia, TASS reports. The headquarters of the Russian Schools’ Defense and Latvian Russian Union party. ...

03.05.2018 Subject: Array

Russian Center in Plovdiv conducts the exhibition dated to the International Day of Aviation and Space that is to be celebrated on April 12, 2018. Plovdiv – International Aviation Center exhibit includes information on the...

02.04.2018 Subject: Diaspora

Russian Center in Nuremberg hosted a commemorative evening of Tamara Grigorievna Gabbe (1903-1960), She was a Russian writer, translator, folklorist, playwright, editor-in-chief, literary critic and author of many popular fairytale plays for children, the most popular of them being The City of Masters. She...

15.03.2018 Subject: Diaspora

pixabay.com The first forum of Russian-American youth took place this weekend in Orlando, US, TASS reports. Around 70 representatives of public organizations, associations, social groups and student clubs participated in the event. Young people came from all over the country:...

05.03.2018 Subject: Diaspora

Indian capital has turned into center of the youth movement of Russian compatriots. New Delhi is hosting All-Indian Russian Compatriots’ Conference, TASS reports. Our compatriots under 30 years of age are central participants of this massive event. They represent unions of 7 Indian cities. The key question at the conference is problems, which young people have to encounter. ...

26.02.2018 Subject: Diaspora

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This spring marks 125 years since the release of the highest decree of Emperor Nicholas II on the establishment of the Russian Museum in St. Petersburg. The uniqueness of the museum was that literally the whole country collected exhibits for its collection - from peasants, who gave away ancient household items, to representatives of the upper classes, who donated the richest collections of paintings to the fund. These days, the Russian Museum is exploring new territories both in Russia and abroad. It confirms that for Russian art there are no borders.
Igor Zaretsky, the legend of Russian and world yachting has celebrated birthdays and anniversaries in the open ocean time and again. The yachtsman from Yaroslavl admits that he may celebrate his 70th birthday in the Golden Globe Race, a single-handed round-the-world regatta. A year and a half ago, Zaretsky became the only Russian participant of the famous race, which was followed by the whole world. The tricolor has been flying over the yacht of the native of Yaroslavl in all oceans, except the Arctic one.
60 years ago, an unusual university was established in the Soviet Union. It was named the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, also known as RUDN University, where students from countries of Asia, Africa, Latin America, and Middle East could go into higher education. Today, 200,000 RUDN University graduates work all over the world. And they all recall their alma mater with gratitude. Vladimir Filippov, the Rector of RUDN, spoke to the Russkiy Mir about history of the unique university.
120 years ago, Isaak Dunayevsky, perhaps the most famous Soviet composer of popular songs, was born in the quiet Ukrainian town. “Could you think thirty-five years ago that a small musician, a fan of Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Brahms and Borodin, would be able to become a master of the easy genre? But it is my extensive musical background that helped and still helps me to create light music by serious means,” Dunayevsky wrote in his memoirs.
75 years ago, the Red Army liberated the Oświęcim concentration camp (the Auschwitz) - perhaps the deadliest Nazi concentration camp, which became a symbol of the Holocaust and quintessential example of inhumanity of the Hitler regime. However, in the war and post-war history of the world-known concentration camp, there were episodes that are still in the shadow of “zeitgeist biography” of the “death factory” replicated by mass media…