- Family Chat Corner
- We invite our friends to publish information
on "life" in our countries. This can be anything from how we celebrate
holidays, spend time with family and friends, etc. Andrey and Masha Sebrant,
from Moscow, are providing a monthly series on life in their family
and community - we are so hopeful that others will do the same!
- The St. Petersburg
Press Culture and Lifestyle Guide
- Contains information on food,
stores, transportation, religious services, museums, business and
travel, performing arts, music, and living in St. Petersburg, Russia.
- Siberia, one of the largest and often most misunderstood regions of
Russia. Information about this emerging "lost" region collected on the
new server contains social, cultural, historical, geographical, business
and economic facts.
- Life in the
Republic of Udmurtia
- Robert and Cheryl Hosken, originally of Wisconsin
but now living and working in Udmurtia, have put together a page about,
an "autonomous republic" within the Russian Federation, about
1000 kilometers due east of Moscow.
- Network of East-West Women
international communication and resource network supporting dialogue,
informational exchange and activism among those concerned about women's
swiftly changing situation in Central and Eastern Europe and the former
Holidays and Other Celebrations
- Holidays and
- The St. Petersburg Press provides a listing with brief
descriptions of the celebrations observed in Russia.
Russian Orthodox celebrate Christmas on January 7th instead of December
25th as many others do. Learn more about the history and traditions of
this holiday in the former Soviet Union.