Friday, 11 March 2011

Earthquake in Japan - 2011

The U.S Geological Survey is reporting that a magnitude 6.3 earthquake has hit off the coast of Honshu, Japan's main island.

Thursday, 3 March 2011

Japanese Girl's Day

March 3rd is Japanese Girl's Day called hina-matsuri. Is a day to celebrate girls' happiness and healthy growth in Japan. Japanese celebrate it about 900 years!!! It's very ancient tradition which goes deep in Japan past.
This holiday is famous by set of hina dolls and props, which usually display in side the house.

International Writers' Day

'In time of division between countries, International PEN is one of the rare institutions to keep a bridge constantly open' Mario Vargas Llosa
In 1986 year during the 48 congress of International PEN Club was announce The International Writers' Day. Since that times, all members of PEN celebrate this day, every year.

Additional information:
- PEN Club was founded in London in 1921 year, by Mrs. C.A. Dawson Scott initiative. The name of the organization was created from the firsts letters of the following words: Poets, Essayists and Novelists.
- The first President of the club was John Galsworthy.
- Today PEN clubs work in 130 countries all over the world.

Official website: International PEN

Wednesday, 2 March 2011

Bread shoes

Tuesday, 1 March 2011

Japan Bloom Fair 2011

18th Jan 2011 in New York was organized a big fair of cutting flowers. It was only one day but visitors were so excited by plenty of flowers and colors, so they wouldn't forget it for a long time!