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Mysterious and wise owls

The owl is quite an interesting bird. Some identify it with evil and impurity. Others, on the contrary, see an owl as a very wise animal. She is alert, intelligent but also mysterious. What do you think? Fear of invisible It is hard to see something in the woods at night, right? But you start […]

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The Polish Rooster: a magical bird

Polish folklore is full of symbolism such as beautiful flowers and images of animals. The Poles believed in harmony, and used symbolic prints to express it. Amongst them, the rooster, a magical bird known for its rather macho behaviour. There are some reasons why a cockerel is one of the symbols of the Polish folklore. […]

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Matryoshka: a surprising fact

Rosy cheeks, bright-eyed face of a young woman surrounded by bright (usually red) colours and flowery, traditional ornamentation. When you think of Russia, what is the first thought that appears in your mind? What souvenir would you bring home? A wooden doll, perhaps? It is possible that you’ve never heard of the name “matryoshka” before. […]

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