The ethnic nomadic camp was opened in a boarding school of the settlement Khalyasavey
16:33 9 сентября 2015
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The ethnic nomadic camp was opened in the boarding school of the settlement Khalyasavey, Purovskiy district. A choum (nomadic dwelling similar to a tepee) equipped with domestic utensils was set for children of nomadic population residing in the boarding school during the whole school year.
The sports track was organized on the territory. The ethnic nomadic camp will become an unchangeable place for conducting of lessons and extracurricular activities, as the regional department of education informs.
Old residents of the settlement told the pupils of junior forms about how they should treat the school nomadic camp, gave necessary information about parts of the choum for men and women. They told about a labaz (a lean-to building): what things they should put there, for what aims it was built. The children learned about managing a household.
The ritual of purification of the new dwelling from evil with help of fire was conducted. National Nenets dishes and tea with herbs was offered to all the guests of the holiday.
The travel on the sports track of the ethnic nomadic camp was very interesting as national kinds of sport are ones of favorite competitions among the pupils of the boarding school.