[Original] Colorful World, National Day of All Countries-Wang Lilan (Production Department)
Countries around the world determine the basis for the National Day. According to statistics, there are 35 countries in the world whose national day is the time of national establishment. To occupy the capital that day for the National Day of Cuba, Cambodia and so on. Some countries have national independence day as a national day. On January 1, 1804, the Haitian people annihilated Napoleon's 60000 Expeditionary Force and declared independence in Port-au-Prince. Since then, January 1 of each year has been designated as National Day. The same is true of countries such as Mexico and Ghana. Some countries to the armed uprising anniversary as a national day. July 14 is the French National Day. On this day in 1789, the people of Paris captured the Bastille, a symbol of feudal rule, and overthrew the monarchy. Other countries have a major conference day as the National Day. The United States to July 4, 1776, the Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence day for the National Day. Canada to the British Parliament in July 1, 1867 through the "Great Britain North America Act" this day for the National Day. There are also countries that take the birthday of the head of state as the National Day, such as Nepal, Thailand, Sweden, the Netherlands, Denmark, Belgium and so on.
National Day of the world is not only based on diverse, National Day customs are also different.
French military parade fireworks are the most spectacular
France takes the day on July 14 when the French revolution destroyed the Bastille prison. Every year on National Day, France holds a grand National Day parade.
Different from the past, a new face appeared in France's National Day military parade this year-a 120-member European Legion phalanx, marching at the forefront of the troops under review.
The European Legion's phalanx is led by German Lieutenant General Holger Kammerhoff, with 120 soldiers from France, Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg and Spain. In the midst of the majestic military music, they first passed through the reviewing stand in the Place de la Concorde with neat and vigorous steps. When the team marched on the straight and wide Champs Elysees, there were bursts of applause and cheers from the crowd.
French National Day fireworks are also very famous, celebrating people are often in the majestic "Marseillaise" music, watching the spectacular scene of various colors of fireworks rising into the sky.
U.S. Residents Spontaneously Celebrate Parade
U.S. Independence Day on July 4. On this day of each year, church bells of all sizes in the United States ring in unison, and residents all over the country spontaneously hold celebration parades. Under normal circumstances, people participating in the parade on this day can choose a variety of makeup and form a small family band. Some relatives, friends and even generations of grandparents, sing and dance together, and take to the streets. The street has become a sea of joy. All kinds of floats, model cars, and acrobatic cars are like happy people, forming a mighty parade.
After the parade, people gather in parks or other public places to celebrate this grand festival in their favorite way.
However, when Americans celebrate Independence Day with barbecues, parades, and fireworks displays, U.S. security agencies dare not take it lightly and guard against any possible terrorist attacks. Since 9 "11", the security department of the United States has maintained a high state of alert for special days such as Independence Day. During this year's Independence Day, the terror alert level for the United States remains at yellow level three. In the five-level alert level system of the United States, yellow indicates that the United States is still facing the threat of terrorist attacks, but the degree of danger is not high.
British National Day Date Related to Weather
According to historical practice, the King of England's birthday is the National Day of England, and now Elizabeth II's birthday is April 21. However, due to the poor weather in London in April, the second Saturday in June each year is designated as the "Queen's Official Birthday". Because at this time of the year, the weather in London, which has always been known as the "fog city", is also better. Its main activity is the Queen's personal inspection of the British Royal Guard. Britain's National Day this year is on June 14. On this day, the British Royal Guards held a grand military parade in London's Knight Guards Square. Queen Elizabeth II and her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh, went to the square in a carriage to attend the military parade. Since Saturday is not a working day in the UK, it is not a holiday.
The capitals of German states take turns to hold the festival
Germany calls October 3 "Unification Day", which is a legal holiday, but this holiday seems to be different from the "National Day" of other countries. Because there were no major events in Germany on this important day similar to the National Day, unlike France, where the revolutionary masses captured the Bastille on July 14, 1789, the United States issued the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, and Switzerland concluded a permanent alliance on August 1, 1291.
According to the rules since the unification in 1990, the capitals of various states take turns to hold celebrations. For example, in 2000, it was Dresden's turn. Although it was the "10th" Daqing Day, the capital did not hold grand and solemn celebrations.
North Korea's military parade is grand
September 9 is the anniversary of the founding of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. On the eve of the National Day, the national flag has been planted all over the streets and alleys of Pyongyang City, and giant slogans stand on the main roads of the city.
Every year on National Day, North Korea generally holds a large-scale military parade and parade. This year marks the 55th anniversary of the founding of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. On September 9, a series of activities such as a grand military parade, mass parade and torch parade were held in Kim Il Sung square in the center of Pyongyang.
On the morning of the same day, colorful flags were displayed around Kim Il Sung Square, and Pyongyang citizens dressed in festive costumes were in full swing. Kim Jong Il, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea, chairman of the National Defense Commission and supreme commander of the people's Army, watched the military parade and mass parade.
In the majestic music, nearly 10,000 soldiers including the portrait flag column of the leader of the People's Army, the military university column of the People's Army, the army, navy and air force column and the revolutionary college column are walking past the rostrum with strides or submachine guns. Later, hundreds of thousands of people from all walks of life in Pyongyang walked past the rostrum surrounded by statues, floats and placards of leaders. Kim Jong-il waved to the KPA soldiers and the marchers from the podium. On the evening of
, young students in Pyongyang held a torch parade and a celebration party in Kim Il Sung Square.
Norwegian national costume celebration festival
may 17 is Norway's national day (also known as constitution day). In this grand festival, you will see thousands of people dressed in national costumes to celebrate? Ah? On the street, batch after batch of passengers, from girls to old women, are almost all strapped mopping skirts, red, white, black, green, embroidered with bright flowers and patterns on thick woolen or cotton cloth, Everyone has beautiful silver ornaments on his chest, and some are also wearing matching cloaks, with ethnic hats of the same color, colorful and colorful. Men's clothing from the medieval court dress to the 21st century red fashion, is also dizzying, diverse. There are many old men with all kinds of medals on their chests, with civilized sticks in their hands and top hats on their heads, and they are quite gentlemanly.
On this day, Karl John Street leading to the palace became a sea of people, flowers and national flags. A blue cross Norwegian flag with a red background and a white border was flying on the tall flagpoles temporarily erected on both sides of the road. The national flag was planted on the roof, balcony and window. What is even more surprising is that almost everyone is holding a small national flag. The national flag is planted on the baby's cradle car, the national flag is planted on the bus, the national flag is planted on the taxi, and the national flag is planted on the police car, men's suits wear red, white and blue stripes of the same color as the national flag, and women's corsage and collar edges are also woven with red, white and blue stripes.
When the National Day parade began, both sides of the road were filled with cheering spectators, crowded with people and packed with people. The king in a black dress, wearing a black hat standing in the viewing platform ****; right is the queen in a red dress, red hat. Everything is so natural, so simple, everything is people from the heart, from the infinite love for the motherland and the nation.
Singapore National Day Ceremony The whole country rejoices
Every August 9, Singapore will hold a National Day Ceremony, the whole country rejoices. There will also be a National Day review ceremony, with fighter jets and parachuting performances. After the president reviews the honor guard, 14 fighter planes will fly in a five-star and crescent shape, like a five-star crescent moon on the national flag. When the marching team passes through the reviewing stand, the 14 fighters forming the five-star meniscus formation will appear above the team together with other aircraft. After the
aircraft performance, the next step is the breathtaking skydiving performance. The skydivers will jump off the Hercules transport plane at an altitude of 1500 meters. They are all equipped with 40 kilograms. The skyscrapers around the government building are a challenge for them.
Hungarian Festival Shows Millennium History
Hungarians, formerly nomads from the East, settled in the Danube Basin in 896 AD. In 1000 AD, the founding king of Hungary, Saint István, was crowned and formally established.
On August 20, 2000, various activities were held throughout Hungary to celebrate the 1000 anniversary of the National Day and the founding of the People's Republic of China. The capital Budapest, Tihoni on the banks of Lake Balaton and the eastern city of Debrecen all held celebrations entitled "Millennium Dream. Over the Danube in front of the Capitol, aircraft stunts and skydiving shows attracted thousands of citizens. In the evening, a grand fireworks show was held along the Danube River, and Budapest was decorated with colorful fireworks.
Finally, China's National Day can be summarized as: clear skies, magnificent mountains and rivers, and red flags flying. Look at the radius of Kyushu and celebrate the whole world. Rivers sing, Liu Fang everywhere. Social stability, people's happiness, reform and opening up a new chapter. New China, like the world dragon, stands in the east. Today is so brilliant, depends on the party and government national policy to point to the direction. Billions of eventful years, living and abyss; Li people how difficult, long night boundless. Gunfire, life and death, in exchange for a new red sun.