Category: russian

Get into the Russian mood — here’s some awesome folk music for ya

Over the River Wonder

In the Damp Forest

Порушка-параня (I have no clue what the title means, but it’s the famous one about the Curly Ivan)

Barynya (Madame)

Kurevushka (Kureva means blizzard in a Siberian dialect). A different mood in this one, but I really really love it.

Maslenitsa vocab

1. Pancakes — оладьи 

2. Crepes — блины

3. To get stuffed with — обжираться (чем)

You’re set to go.

Exercising my russian как босс

Exercising my russian как босс

Soviet soldiers charging through smoke, 1943. …

Soviet soldiers charging through smoke, 1943. A photo, soon to be symbolic of soviet courage, by Mark Markov. Location unknown. We can see them charging with a PPSH submachine gun and a DP28 light mg.

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Arctic exploration vehicle Harkovchnka.

Arctic exploration vehicle Harkovchnka.

Moscow 1971 (via)

Moscow 1971 (via)

Ice rink in Gorky Park, Moscow (1963)

Ice rink in Gorky Park, Moscow (1963)

Moscow 1956 (via)

Moscow 1956 (via)

The duet Babaev and Pankov of the Alexandrov choir in germany,…

The duet Babaev and Pankov of the Alexandrov choir in germany, 1948. They’re most known for singing Vasya Vasilyok, haven’t been able to find anything other from them sadly.