Category - People

Slavic women's and men's names

Every culture has its names. They do not occur by accident. The main values in a society, determine the nomenclature of its members. By getting to know the etymology of the most popular names inside of a group, we always get to know more about the...

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Classical music

Russian culture is one of the main suppliers to the global art treasure. The famous Russian composers enriched the world we live in, with glorious melodies that remain a key lesson for those interested in classical music.  In the following...

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Russian ballerina

Russia is known for producing world-class ballet dancers and has a long and impressive history of ballet dating back to its first ballet company – the Imperial School of Ballet in St. Petersburg formed in the 1740s. Putting together a list of...

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Drakonaria

Slavic myths and folklore have been sources of inspiration for many artists around the world and within the Slavic countries. Ancient Slavs believed in many gods and goddesses but also revered a wide array of supernatural beings that, according to...

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Svantovít

The Czech tradition in graphic arts is one of the strongest and most prolific in Europe. Czech graphic artists and painters are known for their imaginary creations inspired by the wide range of European artistic movements, although they are most...

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