Russian classical literature and cinema has similar characters.
A woman is described in novels as feminine, intelligent, sacrificing, yet strong and courageous heroine having heart of hearts, inborn integrity, justice and stamina.
Thus Russian cuisine and eating habits mainly include cooking at home and using fresh products.
This is quite habitual due to financial reasons and mentality when grown up children keep on living with their parents in the same apartment or house even after they get married and have own children.
The fairy tale heroine is a strong partner that supports and often saves the life of the prince.
Our fairy tales encourage patient, courageous, wise, inventive characters that show sacrificial love, lack of materialism, keep faith, have respect to the seniors, have compassion to the weak person and care for animals.
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Their unselfish courage and commitment to the Motherland played a historic role during the siege of Leningrad and Sevastopol, defense of Brest Fortress, battle of Smolensk and Moscow and other Russian hero-cities.
One of Vermacht generals said that while preparing to the war against the USSR the fascists took into account all the details except Russian women.
Woman of Russia is shown in Russian literature as vulnerable and submissive, but also flavored with stubbornness and irrational sometimes and able to show patience that permits ultimate survival in most harsh circumstances.