The inclusion in the cultural heritage is an expression of the great appreciation of traditions and customs, it said. Also included were the classic German riding lessons as a gentle training method for horses and riders, the teaching of the astronomical world view in planetariums and the Beleck Storm Day; i.e. the celebrations in the former town of Belecke to commemorate their defense in the so-called Soest feud of 1448. Today Belecke is a district of Warstein in the district of Soest.
North Rhine-Westphalia: Circus recognized as intangible cultural heritage in NRW
Düsseldorf (dpa / lnw) - The circus has been included in the inventory of the intangible cultural heritage of North Rhine-Westphalia as a tradition and independent form of the performing arts.