Please answer the four questions
1.Do traditions help of a particular country or region to define themselves?
You could say it defines them for the persistence they have.
I believe tradition has a lot to do with persistence.
2.Why is it important that traditions do survive in a country?
I personally don't feel a tradition needs to be kept. To me nothing matters. But for others they may have a number of different beliefs. I feel tradition has much to do with belief(s).
3.Are there any traditions that you are continually reminded of in your everyday life?
What are they?
Holidays. Birthdays. To me a birthday is like/the same as a holiday. Some celebrate the day.
4.What are the Russian traditions that make you proud?
I would love to visit Russia. I most likely will never. I know nothing of the place except for it is a different country. that does not consist of, that is not a step away neighbor of the USA.