In capital has taken place " Day of a samovar "Tolstopuzyj, big-nosed, hot " the man " became the protagonist of a feast " Day of a samovar " which has passed on Saturday in manor " Kuzminki - Vlahernsky ". Samovars copper, painted under Gzhel and hohlomu, round, flat, long, low, W pipes and W/ O, electric and wood - tens models this well-known " a boiler " numerous spectators observed.
> carrying out of this feast - is not casual, organizers of action confirm. The Russian person, according to the chief of department of culture territolnoj units W the special status (TEOS) " Kuzminki - Ljublino " Tatyanas Shpilevoj, it was from time immemorial not indifferent 2 tea which is equally Gud both in a heat and in a cold. The Moscow tea drinking W pies, sushkami, odorous honey and varenjami, in long evenings and W viscous conversations are well-known.
The Renaissance of these traditions became the main subject of a feast. According to organizers " Day of a samovar " it is necessary to consider as a primordial Russian drink tea, after all, as they said, never came to to nobody mind to leave delivery " on vodka ". Spectators were there and then offered to try the tea prepared under ancient Russian recipes. And though a variety of these recipes consisted in raznotsvetii labels on disposable bags, the people, being dripping with sweat, W pleasure prihlebyval boiled water. The feast has passed in atmosphere of the present Russian fair W a totality rjazhenyh, buffoons, parsley, gipsies W a bear, circus buffooneries, daring Russian teams. In total more than 200 actors have taken part in action. " combatants " have shown miracles dzhigitovki, fight on swords and torch procession. Fans of national songs could take pleasure in execution of folklore repertoire.
then " warmed up " Tea public was offered to show " width of Russian soul " and to participate in charitable auction, having proved that Savvy Mamontovy " were not translated in Russia;. Means from sale of tea accessories will go on restoration of a temple of the Vlahernsky Icon of Bozhiej of Mother which feast has passed on July, 15th, and on an accomplishment of the manor which in 2004 will celebrate the 300 - letie. The first feast of a samovar has ended with fireworks.