russian culture

Russian food - медовик, honey cake recipe, Russian dessert - рецепт медовика

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It's time to cook another Russian dessert! This time we'll make a wonderful fluffy honey cake! It takes a little long to cook but it is totally with it! You should try it! And study Russian in the way!
Study English and Russian weekly!
 

Russian cities: Ufa, Bashkortostan, Уфа, Башкортостан + marathon, уфимский марафон

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In this video I will tell you about another Russian city - Ufa, which is situated in the Bashkortostan republic within Russia. I will also talk about the Ufa marathon, which took place this September! Turn the subs on! (Russian or English)
Study English and Russian weekly!
 

Russian culture - gardening, russian dacha, русский сад, русская дача, Russian garden

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So we continue learning something new about Russian life, today we will talk about gardening in Russia. It is especially popular among elderly people, but young people do it too, just not so much and not so often. Anyway it's an interesting part our culture! I will also teach you names of different vegetables and berries!
English and Russian weekly!
 

Russian adventure - Майская прогулка 2015, May walk, Yekaterinburg, Екатеринбург

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Let me tell a little story about our another little adventure in Russia! It is a traditional walk, which happens in May! This year the weather was just terrible! But it didn't stop us from having fun!
Study Russian and English weekly.
 

The Victory Day, День Победы, World War Two, Вторая мировая война

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The ninth of May. The Victory Day. The end of the World War Two. Here I tell you how this holiday is celebrated in Russia and also about our grandfather and great grandfather, who took part in this terrible war.
Study Russian and English weekly.
 

Russian classics: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy: the book and the film, Анна Каренина, Лев Толстой

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Our today's class we will devote to the Russian classics, namely, to Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy. I will tell you briefly about the book and then compare it to the film (2012). In the process of doing it I'll also give you several quotations in Russian!
Study Russian and English weekly ;)
 

Russian borscht, how to cook Russian Borsch, русский борщ recipe, ukrainian borscht, украинский

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Today we are cooking a Russian borsch, that's right! It is one of the most popular Russian dishes, which is a must for you, if you want to experience Russian culture at least a little!
Study Russian and English weekly ;)
 

Women's day 2 - English vs Russian: women, men, relationships

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What is the defference between American women and Russian ones? What do Americans give to their wives on Womens day and what Russians do? Why an American man and a Russian woman is a perfect couple? Let's answer these questions with Antonia and Jacob!
Study Russian and English weekly ;)
 

English vs Russian - Women's day, sweet names, sayings about women, восьмое марта

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Happy Women's Day! My friend Jacob will help me to tell you a little about different sweet names you can use to call your lover or you mom and sis. We will also talk about sayings in English and in Russian about women. It will be fun!!!
Study Russian and English weekly ;)
 

#76 Russian New Year - how we kept this New Year + nine cliches for New Year, traditions

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One more class, devoted to the New Year! Here you will learn what basic traditions Russians follow during the New Year celebrations. Some of them are rather cliches than traditions, but it doesn't make them less interesting!
p.s. Merry Christmas!
English - every Monday! Russian - every Wednesday!
 

#75 Russian New Year song with comments + CONTEST for a FREE CLASS - мандарин мне в рот

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My dear friends! Happy New Year! This is a little holiday treat for you - a Russian New Year song "мандарин мне в рот", which we explain and then sing with Tanya! It will be fun!
 
+ Here I announce my traditional contest for a free English or Russian class - to take part:
1. Like this video
2. Subscribe
3. Write an outstanding comment
RESULTS WILL BE ANNOUNCED ON THE 1ST OF FEBRUARY
 

#74 Russian culture - Russian Wedding traditions 1 - Buy out, русская свадьба, выкуп невесты

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Russian wedding is a very interesting one! We have some unusual traditions of ours and if you want to understand Russian more - you need to watch this video! It will be useful for almost all levels! So enjoy ;)
 
p.s. Sorry for being away, I had to deal with some health problems, now everything is ok and I'll get back on my feet and back in my schedule. Just need time. Soon, in a couple of days, I'll post the next English video! Love you, guys!
 

#64 How do Russians rest? Павловское водохранилище - Part 2 - баня, водка, река... banya, vodka

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This is part two of our adventure to the Pavlov's reservoir, it is longer than the first part and there are many interesting aspects of how Russians relax in this video ;)
 

IceBucketChallenge with Antonia Romaker

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It's a little too late but I have been challenged so I had to join this Ice Bucket Challenge! Stay healthy and take care of people around you! Laters, babies! :)
English - every Monday! Russian - every Wednesday!
 

#62 Russian - picking mushrooms, собираем грибы

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Picking up mushrooms is one of Russian passions! So we go into the forest and find some mushrooms and berried to cook something really delicious! + new vocabulary!
English - every Monday! Russian - every Wednesday!
 

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