8.112. Where and when there was a ribbon (parcel) on cigars? Ribbon (parcel) on cigars appeared in Cuba in the time of colonization by Spain of the island, where cigar smoking has become fashionable among the noble ladies. In order not to dirty your fingers yellow coating of nicotine, they began to keep the cigar, wrapped her narrow ribbon of paper. 8.113. What holiday gathers the largest number of people in one place? Every 12 years, tens of millions of people are going 15 kilometers from the Indian city of Allahabad, at the confluence of the Ganges in the Yamuna river, to a religious festival Kumbh Mela ( "holiday pot", refers to a pot of nectar of immortality, the gods made). When the gods began to argue because of the miracle drink, they spilled nectar, and a drop fell to Earth near Allahabad. Hindus believe that the ritual bathing during Kumbh Mela in not only wash away their personal sins, but also brings the entire Indian people to nirvana. The holiday lasts for a month, take part in it, and curious tourists from all over the world. The Guinness Book of Records recorded the event as "the greatest concentration of people gathered on a particular occasion."