Lolita and Cosmonaut 11.04.2021Every year in April we commemorate the glorious day of April 12, 1961. It was the day when Yuri Gagarin, the first man of the new space era, was brought to near-earth orbit by the Vostok-1 spacecraft. The flight lasted just a little over an hour and a half, but it turned Gagarin into a figure that has been admired throughout the world ever since. The feat accomplished by Gagarin 60 years ago inspires us to recall the incredible connection of his story with Lolita Torres - a singer and one of the top actresses from Argentina's golden era of cinema.
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Russian Christmas traditions explained to kids in Pamplona
Russian Christmas traditions were explained to kids of Russian school Nadezhda in Pamplona, Spain. Russkiy Mir Foundation supports this school.
Kids of 6-7 years listened interesting story about national symbols and history. Children of 5-6 years learned Russian alphabet and developed reading skills. Preschoolers were acquainted with Russian fairytales.
Older children (7-11 years) learned about personal pronouns and made an angel, the symbol of Christmas.
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