Beautiful pictures from Maslenitsa Folk Festivals in Russia

Maslenitsa Folk Festival in Russia is an annual 7-day celebration held in remembrance of the dead. Participants dressed in folk costumes at the opening of the Moscow Maslenitsa festival on Manezhnaya Square. The celebration, usually observed as a holiday, wasn'tĀ given much considerations for about 85 years until 2002. In that year, Maslenista was officially celebrated … Continue reading Beautiful pictures from Maslenitsa Folk Festivals in Russia