From the series of informal educational talks
“Heavenly citizens of the earthly Fatherland”
For our contemporaries the most burning and pressing issues are health, disease, transition from nazdrovia to healing. In the Orthodox tradition it is believed that to consider only the physical side of the disease incorrectly and one-sidedly that there is no health without mental bodily.The greatest Christian theologian John Chrysostom (IV C.) warned: “the Depravity of the soul is the cause of bodily disease” (1, p. 143). The Supreme gift of God is health, which needs to be stored, and dissipated to return through spiritual purification and medical devices.
In the books of the old and New Testament indicate that the medical profession is necessary, even sacred and blessed.
“Honour the physician for the need of it, for the Lord created him, and from above – doctoring… my Son! In your sickness do not be negligent, but pray to the Lord and He will heal thee; leave a sinful life, and fix your hands, and from all sin, cleanse the heart. And give place to the physician for him and the Lord made…” Ser. 38. 1,2,9,10,12. Continue reading
We have the first images of the lookbook of the collection autumn-winter 2015/16 Natalia Valevskaya. The inspiration for the creation of these outfits served as Yakutia – a mysterious Northern land, full of life and incredible colors. Unique culture, the legacy of which we are yet to appreciate and understand fully.
The basis of the collection – has become the hallmark of the Fashion House designer prints, this time inspired by a bizarre ethnic ornaments of peoples of the North. Each art print has absorbed all the colors are fabulous Yakutia – noble berry and Burgundy, ice blue, festive red, grass-green, tanned skin and a pale winter sun.
The collection autumn / winter 15/16 are elements borrowed from the Yakut national costume, combined with practical, modern silhouettes and vibrant designer prints. Dress or suit, skirt or pants, a coat or jacket – any item from the collection is designed to combat the dullness of everyday life, allowing to plunge into the atmosphere of wandering.
To create the collection, the designer has turned not only to the history of the Yakut costume, but also to the semiotics of the Yakut ornament based on ancient talismans, protection symbols and wishes for wealth, prosperity, prosperity. Continue reading
The pepper belongs to the same nightshade family as the tomato . And he also came to us from South America. Already 6 thousand years ago it was cultivated by the Indians as a cultivated plant. And grow the peppers in their homeland in the form of a perennial shrub. The appearance of pepper in Europe associated with the name of Christopher Columbus, who met with this plant in Haiti. The first mention of it in Europe is dated 1493, which coincides with the return of the great Navigator from America to Spain. Assumed that brought them to the plant will replace a very expensive then black pepper. And although these hopes were dashed, green pepper called “Spanish”, too, suited the taste of the Europeans. In the mid-nineteenth century, the pepper came to us. First, we only used as a spice. And over time, especially in the southern regions, was first cultivated peppers as vegetables.
In taste pepper is conventionally divided into sweet and spicy .
Sweet pepper, or a vegetable (it is also called Bulgarian ), widely used in fresh, stewed, fried, stuffed, pickled and marinated.
To sweet peppers peppers also belong . dried fruit prepare vitamin powder — paprika . 100 g of this spice only ascorbic acid contains more than 1,000 mg% 100 g mass. Continue reading