This week, on May 20, inNikolaev areaI started the seventh regional festival of the Slavic people devoted to Day of Slavic writing and culture. The festival takes place with assistance and financial support of the Nikolaev regional state administration.
Main objective of a festival - research of a contribution of Slavs in treasury of a world civilization, and also celebration of memory of Saint brothers equal to the apostlesKirillandMefodiy, founders of the Slavic alphabet, educators of Slavs and preachers of Christianity.
In the Nikolaev area this holiday already became traditional not only for the Slavic people, but also for representatives of all 133 nationalities who live in area.
The festival devoted to Day of Slavic writing and culture, began the concert program in the city of Bashtanka of the Nikolaev area. Amateur collectives of the regional Russian national society "Rusich" participated in a concert "With love to Russia", reports a press - service of the Nikolaev regional state administration.
Within this action also there took place book and art exhibitions, and also creative meetings of members of the society "Rusich" with citizens.
Closing of a festival will take place on Friday, May 29.