Ukraine Celebrates Womanhood on International Women’s Day

Kyiv, March 8, 2012. Today is a special day for women, who receive countless flowers and presents from the men in their lives, celebrating their femininity. The International Women's Day (IWD) started as a socialist event, but later evolved into an important holiday in Ukraine. Today all of the attendees could participate in a number of organized activities such as a women's auto rally, the largest flower arrangement composition, and they could make a gigantic postcard expressing their best wishes. Nevertheless, as citizens of country that meticulously preserves its customs and traditions, Ukrainians still remember the historical background of this event.