Summer is the everyone's favorite time of the year. In the summer we celebrate our national holiday - Ysyakh. This is a holiday as big as the New Year in Russia. It is celebrated for two or three days in the bosom of nature, in a special place designated for it, called Urasa. People wear national outfits and jewelry, meet with their families, drink kumis, eat a lot of meat, fish, dance in the Osookhai national dance and participate in sports and culture competitions.