The celebrations of the Reindeer Herder’s Day were started in Yamal
15:22 22 февраля 2020
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The ethnic trading station Kar-Nat was the first to welcome the Reindeer Herder’s Day in Yamal. Reindeer herders gathered to participate in the traditional sports competitions, to compete in strength, to demonstrate beauty of northern ethnic clothes, to taste delicious dishes of ethnic cuisine.
The celebrations of the Reindeer Herder’s Day will be completed in the northern Seyakha, Yamalskiy district on the 18th of April. The competitions of reindeer herders for the Cup of the governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug will take place in Nadym on the 29th of February. On the 13th of March the Reindeer Herder’s Day will arrive in the settlement Kharampur, Purovskiy district, on the 14th of March – in the town Tarko-Salye and the settlement Ratta, Krasnoselkoup district.
On the 21st of March the celebrations will take place in the settlements Khalyasavey and Samburg, Purovskiy district, the settlement Pitlyar, Shuryshkarskiy district and the towns Noviy Urengoy, Muravlenko and Noyabrsk. On the 22nd of March the festive activities will take place in the settlement Khanymey, Purovskiy district. And on the 28th of March the holiday will be welcomed in Salekhard, the settlement Tazovskiy and the settlement Ovgort, Shuryshkarskiy district.
On the 4th of April reindeer herders will gather for their professional holiday in the district centers Aksarka and Yar-Salye, on the 10th of April – in Antipayuta, on the 11th of April – in the settlements Panayevsk and Novy Port, Yamalskiy district, on the 16th of April – in the settlement Gyda, Tazovskiy district.
In Antipayuta, Noviy Urengoy, Tazovskiy, Gyda, Nadym, Yar-Salye and Kar-Nat the holiday will last during two days.
Photos can be found here: https://sever-press.ru/2020/02/22/na-jamale-startovalo-kocheve-dnja-olenevoda/