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Photoalbum:  'Micha Raida' Komi National Beauty Contest.  Syktyvkar,December, 2008.







Micha Raida (Beautiful Raida), the Komi National Beauty Contest. The Hunter is looking for the most beautiful girl, their names are Raida and Tugan according to the Komi mythology. Raida must best of all know Komi traditions, dance in national styles, sing the Komi songs and play some performance in Komi language.
Impressive colourful show of beauty contest, Komi national folk song and dance groups performance, fashion parade, small plays on national traditions and a lot of humour.
Finally Tugan finds his Raida, they dance together.

See more: Syktyvkar Raida 2014 beauty contest, Syktyvkar Raida 2012, Miss Syktyvkar 2010 contest, Raida 2010 beauty contest


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