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Pike boots and burbot bags were popular in Taimyr

Pike boots and burbot bags were popular in Taimyr

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. If the expression “a coat with fish fur” means that the thing is completely unsuitable for wearing in cold weather, then boots or a raincoat made of burbot and pike are reliable and waterproof in the autumn-spring period. The Taimyr people willingly used such ...

Largest online library about Arctic to be created in Russia

Largest online library about Arctic to be created in Russia

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. On the basis of the unified electronic catalog of Moscow libraries, a subsection of Russian literature of indigenous peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East will be created. Now the unified catalog of the Moscow library contains about 30 000 volumes dedicated to ...

Taimyr ensemble to represent Taimyr at First Arctic Delphic Games

Taimyr ensemble to represent Taimyr at First Arctic Delphic Games

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. The final rehearsals of the concert items that will be presented in the competition program in Syktyvkar in the Folk Dance category are taking place in Dudinka. 12 young artists of the Taimyr ensemble are going to the Komi Republic with artistic director Semyon ...

World’s first stroganina center opens in Russian Arctic

World’s first stroganina center opens in Russian Arctic

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. The opening of the Arctic Stroganina Center is scheduled for November 29 at a festival dedicated to the national cuisine of Yakutia. The center will appear in the Atlasovs' estate, on the territory of the republican ethnic restaurant of national dishes. The center building will ...

Indigenous languages learning new methodology created

Indigenous languages learning new methodology created

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. Within the Children of the Arctic federal project, the methodology for studying the North small peoples’ languages is being developed and implemented on the master-and-student principle basis. As the Arctic Initiatives Center deputy director Rustam Romanenkov told at the Arctic and Antarctica Days international ...

Shamans and magical animals: Fairy Taimyr includes 18 rare myths

Shamans and magical animals: Fairy Taimyr includes 18 rare myths

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. The Fairy Taimyr - North indigenous peoples’ rare legends collection - publication was one of the results of the expeditions to the peninsula villages, organized by the Norilsk Development Agency (NDA) in 2021. The book became the fifth in the fabulous series of the writer ...

All shades of North: gold fund exhibition opened

All shades of North: gold fund exhibition opened

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. The exhibition from the Norilsk Museum fine arts collection is open at the art gallery at Talnahskaya 78 until November 13. Voice of the North is painting, graphics and some sculptural and decorative works, mainly by Norilsk and Krasnoyarsk artists of the second half of ...

Planet’s rarest language can now be learned online

Planet’s rarest language can now be learned online

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. The Arctic Development Project Office (PORA) has launched a video course on learning the Enets language. The Enets is one of the smallest indigenous peoples of the North. Now they mostly live on the territory of Taimyr. According to various estimates, only 20 to 40 ...

Arctic fox farm built in Dudinka

Arctic fox farm built in Dudinka

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. In Taimyr, the infrastructure for a future fur farm for breeding blue foxes is being created. The Nganasan community Huale is implementing a project to build a farm of animals with rare fur. The new project, supported by Nornickel, promises to saturate the Taimyr market ...