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28 Aug
2013
Top 5 Iconic Russian comedies Cinema is one of Russia’s finest arts. Here we present a countdown of Russian Soviet comedies. They have become cult movies in Russia, with many quotes used in everyday conversations. 5) Office Romance (Служебный роман) Sluzhebny Roman is a soviet movie by Eldar Ryazanov, premiered in 1977. It is the ...
26 Aug
2013
В бане помылся — заново родился. (Washing yourself in the banya is like being born again.) The term “banya” (баня) in Russia refers to a local type of Sauna. Banya is a Russian tradition that started centuries ago, but it is still very popular today. There are banyas in large cities and in small towns, ...