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[17 Dec 2012]

With exquisite costumes, original choreography and amazing athleticism, Verchovyna captivates audiences all around the globe yet the dance ensemble is based in Melbourne, Australia... [More]

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[11 Dec 2012]

There are over 2,000 Ukrainian wedding songs that can be divided into four categories... [More]

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[11 Dec 2012]

Formed in 2004 when Ukrainian-born singer/songwriter Iryna Muha met Latvian rock legend Dmitry Fedotov, MuHa combines the melodic beauty of Eastern European folklore, North Indian Kathak rhythms, Cuban beats, Western European influence and original lyrics from Hindi to old Russian and modern Ukrainian… [More]

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[11 Dec 2012]

Cakes play an important role in Western weddings, but in Ukraine the symbolic food of choice is an ancient type of bread known as korovai. Here are a few interesting facts about Ukraine's traditional wedding bread. [More]

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[10 Dec 2012]

Gentlemen living near these UK cities are marking their calendars to experience Ukrainian art exhibitions and classical concerts... [More]

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[10 Dec 2012]

Kyiv has a new Christmas village this year that's entertaining visitors with knitting and felting classes, a petting zoo, carousel, singing, dancing, souvenirs, and more... [More]

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[7 Dec 2012]

Superstitious beliefs about love, marriage, and romance. [More]

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[7 Dec 2012]

Rural Canada is dotted with giant statues designed to attract tourists to the prairie's small, isolated towns. In Alberta, many of the kitschy statues celebrate the region's Ukrainian heritage. [More]

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[6 Dec 2012]

If you wish to marry a Ukrainian lady, it helps to know about her country, its history and its culture. Learn about the official symbols of the country of Ukraine. [More]

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[5 Dec 2012]

Former Ukraine Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko remains imprisoned on charges that she abused the power of her office. Learn more about the dispute and what is going on now with the Orange Revolution hero. [More]

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[4 Dec 2012]

Did you know that Vancouver, British Columbia and Odessa, Ukraine were the first transatlantic sister cities? [More]