All Cossack Stanitsa of Colombia

Cossacks living in Colombia have gathered together and established an All Cossack Stanitsa!
Their goal is to unite ethnic Cossacks and to upkeep the history, traditions, and culture of their ancestors. The Stanitsa is also open in helping support brother Cossacks, and will work hard to keep the unity of our people strong. The Stanitsa will engage in various Cossack activities throughout the year.

You can contact the All Cossack Stanitsa of Colombia by sending an email to stanitsacasacos@gmail.com

Maslenitsa in Stanitsa Nikolskaya Chester, Pennsylvania

On February 22, 2015, the Cossacks of the Stanitsa and guests from neighboring Stanitsas gathered together to for divine liturgy in the Cossack Saint Nicholas Church. Following the divine liturgy, everyone participated in Forgiveness, as the last Sunday before lent is called Forgiveness Sunday. Following the prayers, the Cossacks and parishioners gathered together in the Church hall for Maslenitsa celebration!

Maslenitsa in Stanitsa In The Name Of Ataman Kaledina Montreal, Canada

On February 15th, 2015, the Cossacks of the Stanitsa gathered together in the Cossack chapel, in order to hold a memorial service for Ataman Kaledina and to all fallen Cossacks. Following the memorial service the Cossacks held their Maslenitsa celebration. The celebration was attended by Ataman of the Cossack Congress in America Iegor Brun de Saint Hippolyte, as well as Vice Ataman of the Cossack Congress in America for the territory of Canada Ruslan Dimitrov.

On this day in History Ataman Shkuro

February 19th, 1886, is the birthday of Ataman Andrei Shkuro. He was born in the stanitsa of Pashkovskaya in Kuban. Shkuro graduated from Nikolayev Cavalry School in 1907 and served in the Kuban Cossack Army. In World War I Shkuro became the commander of a special guerrilla unit which executed several daring raids behind Austrian-Hungarian and German lines. During World War I, Shkuro was promoted to the rank of colonel. In the spring of 1918, after the establishment of the Bolshevik régime, Shkuro organized an anti-Bolshevik Cossack unit in the area of Batalpashinsk in the Caucasus.

On This Day In History February 16th

February 16th, 1918 is the day that the Kuban Cossack Republic proclaimed its independence. During the Russian Empire, the region of the Kuban was Cossack territory. The western regions belonged to the Black Sea Cossack host in 1792. The Southern and Eastern regions were made from the Don Cossacks. During the years, of the Russian Revolution, many Cossacks were able to regain their independence that was almost absolutely lost in the 18th and 19th centuries through the policies of Rusification.

Is it possible to restore the Cossack Republic and Government? An Article by Temerev

For me, the answer to the title, is a definite yes. The recovery of the Cossack republic, order in the lands, is possible and moreover, in the case of the dissolution of the Russian Federation will be vital for all Cossacks. I do not want waste the time of the readers on why I think the collapse of the Russian Federation is unavoidable, and all those who are interested in more information, can get acquainted with the forecasts of analysts, with various studies on the topic. The information is widely available, and it is not a secret.

Vice Ataman of the Cossack Congress in America met with the Bulgarian General Consul

On February 13th, 2015 Vice Ataman of the Cossack Congress in America for the territory of the United States of America Alexey Bocharnikov met with his Honorable Consul General Milen Lyutskanov of the Bulgarian embassy in New York City. Vice Ataman introduced the Cossack Congress in America, and provided the Consul with the current tasks the Congress hopes to accomplish in the 2015 year. The Consul General and the Vice Ataman had a lengthy discussion of the historical importance of the unity between the Bulgarian People and the Cossack People.

Federation of Cossack National Games Sherimitsy organizing committee held their first meeting for the preparation of the 2015 Sherimitsy games.

February 12th, 2015 in Aksai Rostov Region, in the Stanitsa Aksai Cherkassy County of the Don Cossacks, was held the first meeting of the organizing committee on the preparation for the Cossack National games “Sherimitsy 2015” dedicated to Saint George day. Together the representatives of the Cossack communities of Aksai Rostov, Aksay, and Starocherkask Yurtov, identified a number of priorities issues related to the organization of the 2015 Sherimitsy, set goals and objectives, and planned a joint action plan.

Kuban Cossack Voisko Abroad Cheesefair week celebration

On February 8th, 2015 the Kuban Cossack Voisko Abroad held celebrations for the Cheese-fair week. Cossacks attended divine liturgy at Saint Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, and then proceeded to the Cossack Hall in Howell, along with a number of parishioners to continue their celebrations. Ataman of the Kuban Cossack Voisko Abroad Alexander Pevnev participated in the celebration, and thanked all who engaged in the making of this day. Later in the day, the Cossack museum was opened for visitation.

Many Years to Alexey Kaganzev!

On February 4th, 2015 Alexey Kaganzev celebrated his birthday. Alexey Kaganzev was elected Ataman of the Cossack Congress in America twice for years 2011-2013, and is currently active in his home Stanitsa Vineland New Jersey. We would like to wish him great health, and congratulate him on his birthday.

Many Years to Alexey Kaganzev!