People have always loved looking at the water surface. The stormy waters of the ocean, the brilliant sun glare on the surface of the sea, rapid river and quiet lake – all this has long attracted people who found in the water not only the pleasure of contemplation, but also a source of food. Indeed, the seas and oceans rich in fish – the catch of fishermen. People involved in fishing at a professional level are called anglers. And the fishermen – lovers are so popular in our country, hobby. Despite this difference in definitions, and those and others in a big way celebrate Day of the fisherman.
When we celebrate day of the fisherman in Russia?
When the fisherman's Day is celebrated in Russia? The roots of this holiday goes back to 1980. Date of the celebration changes each time. Now decided to celebrate it the second Sunday of July. To determine what day fisherman's Day will be celebrated in each year, we can only verify with the calendar. For example, in 2012 fishermen across the country competed in skill and boasted of his catch July 8. A fisherman's Day in 2013 falls on July 14. Of course, fishing is a hobby that can manifest gambling activities. But the process of catching fish brings a sense of calm, satisfaction. Thanks to the combination of these different properties of fishing as a hobby has become very popular in our country.
On holidays it is accepted to give gifts. And in the Day, when all the whispers and sings about the fish, the best gift for a fisherman would his catch, or at least the opportunity to relax with a fishing rod on the river Bank. The possibility that you can create, but with the catch more difficult. Will not friends and relatives, dressed in diving suits, secretly cling to the fish on the hook of the companion, as in the famous film. But they may in the day to cook a festive lunch (dinner) fish and seafood. Not without poetic gift can give the angler poems praising him as the best fisherman in the world (the old man who caught a goldfish, not in the bill). Also relevant are the Souvenirs in the form of fish, different fishing tackle: fishing rod, folding chair, thermos.
Are there any traditions of celebrating? Of course. How can a fisherman's Day, when all the fishermen only think about how to catch at least small fish (and even better the very big fish), the fishing. In this day, everywhere on the banks of reservoirs arranged contests, the main prize and the purpose of which is, of course, a good mood and positive healthy energy. This can be a competition for the best and most successful, clever and patient fisherman, family competitions for the best fisherman's family. People with even the most remote relation to this holiday, it is better to spend outdoors the Day of the fisherman. When you then will recall his thoughts and feelings will be only the most pleasant, because you get a lot of emotion, a healthy portion of fresh sea (or river), air, the peace of communion with the water element, from initiation to such a motley and surprisingly passionate environment for fishermen.