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In Penza has passed the Tatar Drinking bout

Action has passed on July, 16th in Penza. All visitors were going to celebrate a feast in the central park of a name of Belinsky. In the Penza region live 86 thousand Tatars that makes 6 % of the population. But to a feast have invited not only the tartar, but also representatives of other nationalities. From an area management at Drinking bout opening Elena Stoljarova, the deputy minister of culture of the Penza region Cyril Zastrozhnyj participated the vice-president of the government of the Penza region.

there Has arrived delegation of guests of honour from a city of a Zelenodolsk (Tatarstan). Representatives of Penza and Tatarstan have exchanged the gifts reflecting national colour of the people living in their territories. On the Drinking bout celebrated the best workers of the agricultural enterprises, on scenic platforms of park art collectives have acted. Masters of Tatar cuisine prepared for numerous participants of a feast the diversified entertainments. Traditional sports competitions also have passed on action. Visitors climbed up a column behind a prize, competed in national Tatar struggle kuresh. By ancient tradition the winner has won the main prize - a live ram.

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