Kolo – traditional folk dance

Church of Serbia - 9/12/17 Inscribed in 2017 (12.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity Kolo is a traditional, collective folk dance performed by dancers who are interlinked to form a chain, usually moving in a circular line holding hands with their arms down. It is performed to the accompaniment of music ...

Images Capture the Spirit of Japanese Island Once Home to ‘Hidden Christians’

Sputinknews - 4/5/17 A photographer who specializes in black and white images has captured the spirit of an island off the west coast of Japan, which was once the home of persecuted Christians, but has now been abandoned. In the 19th century, the island of Nozaki off the west coast of Japan was home to a few hundred Japanese Roman Catholics ...

Carpatho-Russian Orthodox will ordain, install fifth bishop

BY TOM LAVISTLAVIS@TRIBDEM.COM 22/11/2012 JOHNSTOWN — The Right Rev. Gregory Tatsis, who is to be consecrated as the fifth bishop of the American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese of the USA (Ecumenical Patriarchate), said he finds Johnstown to his liking. His ordination and installation will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Christ the Saviour Cathedral, 300 Garfield St., Johnstown. He ...