National Days of the Eastern, South and Southeast Asia

19:00 - 21:00, 15 November 2018, (Thursday)
International Cultural Center of Tomsk Polytechnic University (Usov Str. 13 v)

November 15, 19:00 (Usov Str. 13 v) the international students from Korea, China, Mongolia, Vietnam, India, Indonesia, and Pakistan invite you to participate in this international event.

 

The event program includes staged folk weddings, New Year rituals, folk songs, dances, defile in national costumes, and master classes in writing old Mongolian letters and your name in the Javanese script. Along with this, you can play the oldest Indian game Kabaddi, the Indonesian game Lompat Karet (means a jumping rope), the Vietnamese game Nhai Shaf, and a number of Korean games. Additionally, the guests can enjoy dishes of various national cuisines. After this, you can take a picture in national costumes in a special photo zone and get acquainted with the traditions and customs of the peoples of East, South and Southeast Asia.

The event will be held in the framework of the project Interuniversity International Student Center (IISC) of the All-Russian competition of youth projects among educational institutions of higher education in 2018 and the project Days of National Cultures. The event is aimed to tell Tomsk population about different cultures and tradition and thereby improving a tool of intercultural communication and tolerance.