Soon, we expect for the brightest holiday in our calendar - Christmas. Unlike most other countries in the world, Ukrainians celebrate this holiday, following many eternal traditions and customs. In our time, young families take from their parents the...
From ancient times an embroidered towel was not only a household item and an ornament of dwelling, but also a sacred protector of Ukrainians. Photo by: Shutterstock Ukrainians used it in many moments of their life - whether during the birth,...
In everyday life of the Ukrainian girls' for many centuries is kept the tradition of braiding braids. Often with a braided braid people made a conclusions about the tidyness of a girl. "Ukrainian braid - girlish beauty", "Girl with...
On December 25th, Catholics of Latin tradition and other Christians who are guided by the Gregorian and New Caledian calendar, are celebrating Jesus' Birth - Christmas Day. Photo by: Shutterstock According to Biblical legends, on this day the Virgin Mary gave...
The name is an integral part of the personality. And when we speak about the Ukrainian culture, it should be added that the Ukrainian name of person also gives him or her a holy defender, a patron, to whom...
The first who meet the Christmas are the Christians who live by Gregorian and New Caledian calendar. Photo by: velychlviv.com It is celebrated on December 25 in many countries of the world in honor of the birth of the Son...
The 29-year-old Ukrainian Bogdan Yusypchuk has been recognized as the most handsome man in the world. The actor has won the Mister Sea World 2018, held in Peru. He has announced this news on his Facebook. "Do you know the expression...
Beaded necklaces (namysto) are one of the oldest forms of women’s ornaments in Ukraine. They have many names – monysto, busy, korali – testifying to their long history and important role in Ukrainian culture. They are not just adornments,...
From the ancient times our ancestors thought that our native home is a particularly magical place, which will always protect from supernatural beings and will give a shelter. However, the hut became a full-fledged home for Ukrainians only when...
Artists Anna Stasenko and Slava Leontiev create wonderful porcelain "monsters". A duet produces these himeric, but at the same time cute fairy creatures with true love. The size of these mysterious animals - from 4 to 40 cm! Therefore, such...