Amazing sights of Nepal: Dakshinkali temple
Nepalese are very religious. It is believed that most of the population in Nepal professes Hinduism, although in fact the inhabitants of this country have created a mixture of Buddhist…

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Why are there no Muslims in Japan?
The question itself is a provocative myth, since there are Muslims in Japan. Islam is practiced by both people who came to work from Asian countries (Pakistanis, Iranians, Indonesians), and…

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Rest and treatment in Karlovy vary
For six centuries in a row, the famous Czech Spa resort of Karlovy vary, located in the krushny mountains, 120 kilometers from Prague and about 45 km from the Czech-German…

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Why is China called “China”?

“Rest in China”, “goods from China”, “power of China” – the use of such phrases instead of the official name of the people’s Republic of China or China in the Russian-language media and Runet is found everywhere.

What the word “celestial Empire” means in this context is a mystery that we will try to solve here.

We should start with the peculiarities of Chinese perception of the external world and their understanding of their role and place in this world. Continue reading

Amazing sights of Nepal: Dakshinkali temple
Nepalese are very religious. It is believed that most of the population in Nepal professes Hinduism, although in fact the inhabitants of this country have created a mixture of Buddhist…

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Why is China called "China"?
"Rest in China", "goods from China", "power of China" - the use of such phrases instead of the official name of the people's Republic of China or China in the…

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Interesting facts about Brazil
If you are not afraid of a transatlantic flight to the southern hemisphere, changing not only the time zone, but also the time of year – visit Brazil. This country…

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What should a tourist do in case of bankruptcy of a travel Agency?
Thousands of tourists in such cases can not go on vacation, or, even worse, become hostages in a foreign country of the owners of hotels and airlines. You will learn…

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