Charity Jazz Evening of 2017

We publish the official release of one of the charity evenings of the Orange Penguin Foundation.

Orange Penguin is a charitable organization that is based in the United States and helps children with Spinal Muscular Atrophy. The foundation was founded in 2014 by Irina Kuznetsova. We help children from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and Kazakhstan. A distinctive feature of our fund is that we do not send money for treatment to our kids. We collect money here in the...

Костел Елены

The question about groups and nations’ mental structure is the main one in their subject matter. The most widespread conception used for their mental make-up description is going to be the “national character”. The problem in itself about national character definition and study has long history, being revealed in works of many psychologists (G. Le Bon, G. Tarde, W. Wundt, C.G. Jung, E. Fromm, etc.), historians (...

etail Krynica (the well). Houses Myloserdyya

The origin of the name Belaya Rus was firstly mentioned in written sources in the XII century. It was determined as a certain part of the Northeast area of the Ancient Russia, but the term began to be used with the regard to the territory of the modern state of Belarus a century later. The name of Belaya Rus became current only to the area which is now occupied by the Belarusian regions Dnieper and Dvina since the XVI century.

The scientists can not reach a consensus about the term «Belaya» (...