Apart from drinking kvass, families (especially the poor ones) used it as the basis of many dishes they consumed. Traditional cold summertime soups of Russian cuisine, such as okroshka, botvinya and tyurya, are based on kvas.
The Russian Federation (Росси́йская Федера́ция, Rossiyskaya Federatsiya), commonly known as Russia (Rossiya), is a transcontinental country extending over much of northern Eurasia (Asia and Europe).
Even before the introduction of the Soyuz TMA-M variant in October 2010, Russian engineers already had a long list of upgrades, which had not made it into then new version, but had to be implemented at a later date. Many of these improvements were dictated not so much by a desire to improve the
Tsar (/ z ɑː r, t s ɑː r /; Old Bulgarian / Old Church Slavonic: ц︢рь [usually written thus with a title] or цар, цaрь), also spelled csar, or czar, is a title used to designate East and South Slavic monarchs or supreme rulers of Eastern Europe.
Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic Administrative Divisions: Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republics
MALE RUSSIAN NAMES: ADAM: earth or simply man : ADRIAN: a town in northern Italy, this gave its name to the Adriatic Sea: ADRIK: dark: AFANASI: immortal
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Russia (Russian: Россия, Rossija) is the largest country in the world, covering more than one-eighth of the Earth’s inhabited land area, spanning Eastern Europe and northern Asia.
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Meanings and Origins of Names. 1] [2 ] AFANAS (Афанас): Short form of Russian Afanasii, meaning “immortal.”