Art, LiteratureSome Russian Chastushkas in English 1 month ago No Comments Prev Article Next Article Chastushka is a traditional type of short Russian or Ukrainian humorous folk song with high beat frequency, that consists of one four-lined couplet, full of humor, satire or irony. Many folk chastushki are lewd or laden with vulgarities.And there are more of them, translated. via twitter. 181Share this:FacebookTwitterPinterestEmail Prev Article Next Article Tags:folk art, poetryRelated Posts Russia’s 10 Weirdest Monuments June 4, 2014 The Best of Russia 2015 Photography Competition Winners January 12, 2016 Surrealistic Paintings by Stanislav Plutenko January 31, 2016 Pskov Photoblogger is One of the Winners of the First Instagram Grants September 11, 2015 Soviet war in Afghanistan through the soldiers’ eyes February 15, 2015 World Press Photo 1955-2015: Some of the best works of Russian photographers November 13, 2015Add Comment Cancel reply Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.