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The Guide to Ukrainian Dolls (Montankas)

The motanka have been around for centuries—but how did these Ukrainian dolls come about? And more importantly, what is up with them having no face but a red cross instead. Read on to find out! Ukrainian Dolls And Traditional Beliefs All authentic motanka dolls are made by hand. Mothers used to sew them for their children and people […]

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The Grass Is Always Greener

About the Author: Kseniia is a 24 year old Ukrainian artist currently living in Norway. She lived in Kiev for most of her live and can speak Russian, English, Ukrainian and Norwegian. She has her own website where she reviews 3D pens and creates 3D painted art. My experience with leaving Ukraine in search of […]

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How to Impress a Ukrainian Girl

This is a sponsored post by UABrides.com. Ukrainian women are so gorgeous and smart and don’t require reading thousands of articles on understanding their cultural peculiarities. Obviously, you can find Ukrainian women online – and most of them are quite easy-going and eager to meet new people. There is no need for you to study […]

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Everything You Need to Know About the Ukrainian Church

40% of Ukrainians declare themselves atheist. While this percentage is pretty high, you will be surprised at how much Ukrainians respect the church and at the huge part it plays in their lives. For an expat, the Ukrainian attitude toward religion might seem weird. There is a lot of superstitious beliefs and even sworn atheists follow […]

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