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Carpathian Socio-Cultural Review No. 1 (40) 2020

Carpathians – mountains, whose unusual and difficult history is worth to know. This issue of the Carpathian Socio-Cultural Review fills extraordinary stories from the borderline of ethnography,...

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A visit at a herbalist

The Hutsul region is in a sense a mythical land. Outside the geographical area, it is an area rooted in consciousness as a romantic land of mountain people for whom “there is no such life like...

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Kosiv – the marketplace as in the past

Does every marketplace in this part of the world look the same? Yes, to some extent. We will find stalls with household appliances: pots, knives, brushes, cheap clothes that came directly from China....

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Tourism in the Bieszczady Mountains until World War II

The history of tourism is probably as long as the history of civilisation. People have travelled for centuries – for trade, religious and cognitive purposes, but also for health and leisure....

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Live art of vivid highlanders

Hutsul culture is art and handicraft; ceramics, woodcarving products, wonderful fabrics: kilims, napkins, lizhnycks, embroidered sweatshirts, shirts, scarves and metal products: buckles, crosses and...

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Division of the Carpathians with particular emphasis on the Outer Western Carpathians and the Outer Eastern Carpathians

The Carpathians belong to the largest mountain ranges in Europe, they cover an area of about 209 thousand km2. They are about 1,300 km long and stretch between the Danube Gap: near Bratislava on the...

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Rosalia longicorn

The nature of the Carpathian Mountains is characterised by high biodiversity, therefore the area plays a very important role in the protection of various types of natural habitats and many species of...

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Hlavatý from Rusova Volova

The end of the 15th century is a turbulent time in the history and Polish-Czech-Hungarian relations. The year 1471 turned out to be particularly fateful and caused a long war. Maciej Korwin, anointed...

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Bieszczady has been discovered in Wetlina

Wetlina is a holiday village, located on the route of the large Bieszczady beltway on the southern slopes of Połonina Wetlińska. It is located within the boundaries of the Ciśniańsko-Wetliński...

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Carpathian Socio-Cultural Review No. 5 (36) 2019

Bieszczady Mountains – a place of old traditions and the creation of new ones. When we enter Bieszczady in Google search engine, it will choose well over 6 million results within 0.4 seconds....

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Jadwiga Denisiuk – Veraikon atelier

Cisna is one of the most popular Bieszczady towns and villages with a beautiful location. A cult place for many people is the “Memorial Chapel” commemorating the “Zakapiors”...

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Music workshops

As part of the project “World of Carpathian rosettes – activities to preserve the cultural uniqueness of the Carpathians” music workshops are organized by the NGO Social center...

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Carpathian Socio-Cultural Review No. 4 (35) 2019

The “World of Carpathian ROEs” project is slowly entering the key time of its realization. The current dissemination and education activities, which we describe on the pages of our...

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First ethno-expedition to ukrainian Carpathians

From 11-15 April There was a second ethnographic research expedition in the Carpathians – organized by a partner of the Podkarpackie Voivodeship – which is the first in a series of...

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Symposium: “Wooden churches of the Carpathian area and the eastern border”

At the National Museum of Przemyska Land on 23-25 October. international symposium “Wooden churches of the Carpathian area and the eastern border” will be organized. The theme of the...

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Second herbal workshop in Daliowa

The next edition of the herbal workshop in Daliowa took place from 7-9 June this year. Their participants have learned that the Low Beskids, especially in spring, is a great place for this kind of...

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Carpathian Socio-Cultural Overview No. 3 (34) 2019

The latest number “Carpathian Socio-cultural review” will be a pleasant surprise to the reader… Ukrainian. Why? We have increased the number of texts translated into the language of...

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2nd research expedition to ukrainian Carpathians

In the districts of Chernohora went on another ethnographic expedition organized as part of the project "World of Carpathian rosettes – activities to preserve the cultural uniqueness of...

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First herbal workshop in Daliowa

On 17-19 May, a zielarski workshop was held in the Beskydy town of Daliowa, which was one of the activities of the project “World of Carpathian rosettes”. Joanna Sadowska-Spindle, who...

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Carpathian Socio-Cultural Review No. 2 (33) 2019

Our eastern frontier has separated Poland and Ukraine for decades. She was haunted by a barbed cordon, a ground-eared, and a fierce ammo patrol. The stress and trauma associated with its crossing in...

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The trail of Carpathian heritage

One of the elements of the project “World of Carpathian rosettes – activities for the preservation of the cultural uniqueness of the Carpathians” are organized by one of the Project...

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Karpaty Tourism

For all those who want to know more about the Carpathians. We invite you to visit our website: Karpaty.turystyka.pl....

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The route of the Wallachian Culture

The Wallachian Cultural Route establishes the functioning of an international cultural route based on the Wallachian heritage. Restoration of local historical and cultural heritage through activities...

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Carpathian Socio-Cultural Overview No. 1 (32) 2019

For archaeologists and historians the topic is interesting, worth knowing, and above all, reconnaissance in the field in search of valuable artifacts. For artists and photographers a place full of...

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