In Defence of Marina Tsvetaeva, A Poetess and a Decent Human Being

{About the book “Marina Tsvetaeva” (The Woman, Her World, and Her Poetry) by Simon Karlinsky, Cambridge Studies in Russian Literature, Cambridge University Press, 2009} Marina Tsvetaeva (1892-1941), Watch the video :Marina Tsvetaeva Citing  from the above mentioned book: ” On November 25, 1917, Tsvetaeva went to Moscow to get her children. By the time she… Continue reading In Defence of Marina Tsvetaeva, A Poetess and a Decent Human Being

BADEK’S NEWS 33

First. The First All Provincial Get Together of the Russian Business and Cultural Centre of Alberta took place in Red Deer last Saturday. It gave a big impulse for the further development of the organization, as noted in his message Yulian Korataev. Second. Air Canada introduces new Student passes available in packages of 6 one-way… Continue reading BADEK’S NEWS 33

Malaga, the City and the Beach, We Recommend to Visit

Beautiful Mediterranean sunsets are unforgettable! It is a certain glow of it which makes remarkable, the pink-and-grey colors as if were dipping slowly into the aquamarine sea. The gigantic lush green palms, growing just close to the sandy shores, stand proudly for centuries there. Thr noise of rolling waves brought up by the tides: we… Continue reading Malaga, the City and the Beach, We Recommend to Visit

Alltogether We Create Something Good

Aljoz  picked up the wonderful mushrooms growing near the house. Look at them, are they not beautiful? Peter brought them home. Gennadiy and Janko helped me to make a nice mushroom cream soup. See the recipe #144 on page 61 of the book “A Firebird Cornucopia of Russian Delights (Russian Cookbook)”  by Valentina Filina-Pattison. All… Continue reading Alltogether We Create Something Good

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Talk With the Horse Nicknamed Sophia

First my verse and a photo show about horses: “A Horse was born as an animal of Beauty, Of brown brand with light colored mane, With long, flowing tail. A trainer’s duty,                                                                                                                                Is to cheer her up, challenging again and again”… p.77 from “Sinning Genie” ( a Book of Poetry ) by Valentina Filina-Pattison. To… Continue reading Talk With the Horse Nicknamed Sophia

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An Old Good Water Pump Withstands Against All Odds For More than 100 Years!

Look at the photo of an old good water pump attracting attention of the whole Holla family. More than hundred years ago He was the only water supply source for the life. Janko is now pumping water for the household needs as it was done before by his great-and-grandparents and his own father Viktor. A… Continue reading An Old Good Water Pump Withstands Against All Odds For More than 100 Years!

Slavin Hill in Bratislava

In Russia there are so many Memorial Hills dedicated to the honored people who had died during WWII sacrificing their own lives for the sake of peace of the next generations. Such as Mamaev Kurgan in Volgograd, Piskarevo Cemetery in  Leningrad, the Monument to the Unknown Soldier in Moscow etc. And now, in the centre… Continue reading Slavin Hill in Bratislava

Overjoyed with the Festivities at the Village and Meeting the Author of the Book “Levarky” Anton Guth Who Inspired Us to Know More Deeply the History and Families of the Region

On the 15th of August, 2010 there were biennial festivities in the village of Male Levare celebrating the ancient anniversary of the foundation of the village. And as Professor Anton Guth put it in writing in his book “Levarky” on page 37: ” The first record of the existence of Male Levare was in May… Continue reading Overjoyed with the Festivities at the Village and Meeting the Author of the Book “Levarky” Anton Guth Who Inspired Us to Know More Deeply the History and Families of the Region