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Pulling up a chair to Cyprus craft

CyprusMail 28 Nov 2023
The picturesque village of Phini in the Limassol district is well known for its setting in nature, but for hundreds of years it has been a hub of local arts and crafts, and is now a UNESCO site and part of Cyprus’ intangible cultural heritage ... “More needs to be done to support the preservation of our cultural heritage.”.

Was 'witchcraft' in the Devil's Church in Koli based on acoustic resonance?

Phys Dot Org 27 Nov 2023
A new article in Open Archaeology by Riitta Rainio, a researcher of archaeology at the University of Helsinki, and Elina Hytönen-Ng, a researcher of cultural studies at the University of Eastern Finland, investigates the acoustics of the Devil's Church and explores whether the ...

Bengaluru Tech Summit 2023: Here is all you need to know about the event

Hindustan Times 26 Nov 2023
The inaugural event will feature international dignitaries such as Bagdat Mussin, Minister of Digital Development, Innovations, and Aerospace Industry of Kazakhstan; Mark Papermaster, EVP & CTO of AMD; a recorded message from Finland science and culture minister Sari Multala, ...

Vietnam set to be latest country to allow visa-free travel for Indians

Gulf News 21 Nov 2023
1 of 8 ... [Pictured ... A local media publication reported that Vietnam Minister of Culture, Sports, and Tourism Nguyen Van Hung called for short-term visa waivers for Indian and Chinese tourists ... Passport holders of Germany, France, Sweden, Italy, Spain, Denmark, and Finland can travel visa-free to this picturesque and culture-rich South Asian country ... .

Putin issues warning on sabotage by West

China Daily 20 Nov 2023
  ... The report also said Putin had recalled the sabotage of the Nord Stream gas system and attempts to blame Russia for damage to the Baltic connector pipeline connecting Finland and Estonia. Still, in an address at the United Culture Forum in St ... "When there is a draft one thinks ... But our weather is good, you see ... .

Korea emerges as strategic hub for Finnair’s growth in Asia

Korea Times 19 Nov 2023
Finnair has identified Korea as one of Asia’s most strategic markets, with demand for the country on the gradual rise due to its growing cultural and economic influences abroad, top executives from the flag carrier of Finland said during a recent interview.

El Colacho: The Spanish Festival Where Men Jump Over Newborn Babies

Ancient Origins 19 Nov 2023
Parents from all around the region bring their newborns to participate in this age-old rite, showcasing their faith in this peculiar cultural legacy. Sumo Wrestlers Make Babies Cry at the Ancient Naki Sumo Festival In Finland, Carrying One's Wife is More than AffectionIt's a Sport!. Cultural Controversy and Community.

Smoke, sweat and tears: my initiation into Estonia’s sauna sisterhood

The Observer 19 Nov 2023
The earliest written records of Estonian saunas date from the 13th century, and the country’s smoke sauna culture was added to Unesco’s cultural heritage list in 2014 (many think of Finland as the home of sauna, but its sauna culture wasn’t listed until 2020.) This year, the ...

Meatballs, fika \u0026 four points: Detroit Red Wings ready to embrace trip to Sweden

Detroit Free Press 12 Nov 2023
Detroit Red Wings on going to Sweden ... James ... "I think in Sweden in general, you want to try the food and you want to see the culture ... Goaltender Ville Husso, who hails from neighboring Finland, is looking forward to seeing Stockholm again ... But besides that, it’s a lot of fun and a great atmosphere, and you get to see a different culture and fanbase.

Valentina Plata leads the way for international students at OSU

O'Colly 10 Nov 2023
From a young age, Plata thrived on meeting new cultures. After spending eight months in Finland studying art and anthropology, Martinez said she understood adapting to different environments was easy for her and that she could gain knowledge ... their culture and make new friends.”.

Noice raises $21M for multiplayer game and livestreaming platform

Venture Beat 10 Nov 2023
Event. GamesBeat Next On-Demand 2023 ... Watch Now ... Noice embraces a remote-first work culture, employing a diverse team of 70 individuals spread across the globe, including Finland, the UK, the United States, Ireland, Denmark, Italy, Croatia, Hungary, and South Africa. The heart of the operation is in Helsinki, Finland, with 50 team members there ... ....

Can South Africa benefit from Finland’s handling of recidivism?

Mail Guardian South Africa 07 Nov 2023
Finland has a hybrid culture. In the case of Finland, I found a ready-made stigmatising shaming culture heavily influenced by integrative shaming features ... Why would this be the case if both Finland and South Africa evince stigmatising shaming cultures? Said in another way, even ...

Silver reveals luxury tastes of Vikings and trade talents of ancient Greeks

Phys Dot Org 07 Nov 2023
"Clearly they loved the stuff," said Dr ... Rich history ... Stephen Merkel, an earth-sciences expert at the Free University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands and a coin specialist named Jani Oravisjӓrvi at the University of Oulu in Finland. 'Cultural chameleons' ... She said this information also reveals the Vikings to have been 'cultural chameleons." ... Citation.

Global travel platform Omio becomes the first multi-modal transportation provider in the Nordics by adding ...

Pressat 07 Nov 2023
Travel by train is popular in Finland ... "Finland is a leader ... The VR partnership has been months in the making and is expected to bring additional passengers onto the platform who are keen to experience Finland’s natural beauty, its culture and occurrences like the Northern Lights.

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