YAKUTSK, June 6 – The oldest woman in Russia’s Siberian Republic of Yakutia (Sakha) marked her 112th birthday on Thursday, local officials said.
Martha Sivtseva, who has 19 grandchildren, 38 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren, was born in 1901 during the rule of Nicholas II, the last tsar of Russia.
May Day Parade in Yakutsk, Yakutia, Russia’s Siberia. The event took place on May 1st, 2013. See all photographs. Read More
The Letter from Siberia is a great documentary about my region called Republic of Sakha-Yakutia. Created and released by Dr. Chris Marker in 1957. A long time ago, indeed. Though I noted no big difference in terms of the way of life and culture heritage.
P.S. The link to the video was shared by a UK-based website visitor named Cherry. Thank you, Cherry!