Our page on Belarusian History contains a list of major dates in the history of
short accounts of Belarusian history written by various
authors, pages about important
historical documents and events,
historical maps of Belarus, Belarusian heraldry page and
other history related information.
Belarusian Statehood and
Read about the history of creation of Belarusian national
symbols: the historical state symbol, flag and anthem of Belarus.
Read about Belarusian
Constitution, laws and legal system. See here both ancient
Belarusian Statutes of Law, old
Belarusian constitution and compare it to the
new one. Follow the links to different analytical reviews on a current stage of the
absorption of Belarus by Russia - "the Union of Russia and Belarus."
This chapter contains information about religion,
science and education in Belarus. Enter
from here into the pages about Belarusian
visual arts, ceramics, music
(from folk to electronic),
textile , architecture,
theatre and cinematography,
modern literature and ancient
poetry, traditional holidays and
games and professional sports.
Politics in Belarus
This chapter contains the information about the latest political developments
and historical political events.
We also present here an extensive collection of links to the information on the latest
political events in Belarus.
Our City Guides page is the main source of information about Belarusian cities on the web.
It contains 80 city guides and still grows. If you are looking for the information related
to a particular city in Belarus - whether its Belarusian
capital or a small town - this is the place to start.
There are also links to Belarusian
historical estates and castles
Nature and Geography
This chapter contains information about the nature of
Belarus. You can find here also some
geographical information and mythology
related to it. The road maps, railway maps, subway map and radioactive
contamination maps are collected here in the Maps page.
Learn to speak Belarusian!
Sample audio files of basic greetings,
special words, geographic
names and personal names. Ryhor Hajduk
is maintaining our on-line English-Belarusian and
Information on places of interest, historical
monuments, nature, parks, and
recreational areas. If you are going to visit Belarus, read this chapter. It gives you a friendly
"Safety Guide". You will also find some useful information on the money,
prices and exchange rates, lodging,
useful phone numbers and transportation.
Belarus: Global Resources
Here you have links to the major sites on the Web containing information about Belarus.
Look here for on-line news, media,
links internet forums including our
own Belarus Forum. Also find here
lists of organizations, schools,
universities, companies and
other reference data about
Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant
Links to the websites with fascts on the Chernobyl
nuclear disaster and our own pages
about Chernobyl contamination affetcs on
Belarus. Also addresses of charity organizations helping Chernobyl victims around the
World, environmental NGOs.
Thievery Corporation Chernobyl benefit single at i-Tunes
Since lots of folks are requesting info on their family roots in Belarus, we include here
information about the kind of documents,
on-line communities and organizations that could be useful to get
information for your genealogical search.
This page is not completed yet, but it still has lots of links and some assessments about
Belarusian industry and products : autos,
and oil products, household
products, textile, semiconductors and
computer industry, electronics, optics etc.
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