Presentation on theme: "The Day of Elderly People and Mother`s Day"— Presentation transcript:
1 The Day of Elderly People and Mother`s Day Nastya Semenchenya Sasha Shemet 7”B”
2 There are a lot of holidays and traditions in Russia:Pancake week, New Year, The first of September, Mother`s Day, etc. .Most people set the table and prepare gifts for these holidays. Each holiday is unique and unusual in Russia.
3 The Day of Elderly People In 1990 the UN adopted the International Day of Elderly People. On the first of October there are different festivals, conferences and conventions on the rights of older people and their role in the society.
4 The Day of Elderly People was first celebrated in Europe, then in America, and in the late 1990s it was celebrated all over the world.
5 This international festival was introduced in December 14, 1990 This international festival was introduced in December 14, It officially began on the 1st of October People heartily congratulate on their parents and grandparents, veterans of work and just strangers. This day is traditionally celebrated on the 1st of October 1 in Russia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Latvia, Moldova and Ukraine.
6 The purpose of the Elderly People. The purpose of the Day of Elderly People is to draw public attention to the problems of older persons, to the problem of demographic aging of society as a whole, as well as opportunities to improve the quality of life of older persons.
7 Mother`s DayMothers Day is a very popular holiday in Russia. Children often congratulate their mothers with holiday, give flowers. It is a very young holiday.This day is on different dates in different countries. Mothers Day is celebrated in Russia on the last Sunday of November.
8 In many European countries, the USA, Canada, Japan and China, Mother's Day is celebrated on the second Sunday of May. On this day mothers are usually given flowers, chocolates, breakfast in bed or going to the restaurant.
9 HistoryFirst Mother's Day was held in October 15, 1988 in the school number 228 is author - Elmira Huseynov, a teacher of the Russian language and Literature,nowadays she lives in Stavropol. Since 1988, every year Elmira Huseynov celebrates Mother's Day in Baku, then in Stavropol. Good tradition was picked up by many schools of the country, the holiday has become progressively popular.