Sunday, January 23, 2022

Wakakusa Fire Ceremony in Japan : Burning a Mountain as a Celebration

 

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 On the fourth Saturday of each January, the dead grass of Mount Wakakusa is set ablaze as part of a unique and impressive festival called Wakakusa Yamayaki (‘Wakakusa Burning Mountain’). 

Saturday, January 22, 2022

Report: US Nearly Wiped Out Tens of Thousands of Civilians with Dam Strike in Syria | Farsnews Agency

Tabqa Dam on the Euphrates River


(FNA)- The US has bombed a piece of strategic infrastructure in Syria, the Tabqa Dam on the Euphrates River, despite it being on a no-strike list, The New York Times reported.

Friday, January 21, 2022

Italy Proposes To Include Espresso In UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage List - UrduPoint


The Italian Agriculture Ministry has submitted an application for recognition of Italian espresso as an intangible cultural heritage by UNESCO, Deputy Agriculture Minister Gian Marco Centinaio said on Friday.

Thursday, January 20, 2022

European countries urge Israel to stop construction in East Jerusalem – EURACTIV.com

The foreign ministries of France, Germany, Italy and Spain urged Israeli authorities on Wednesday evening (19 January) to stop the construction of new housing units in East Jerusalem.

Five million of our brothers: It is Turks who will shape Europe's future

Europe's future depends on the Turks who live there, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told a large public rally on Thursday.