Wow, I am in a really short time to write this. Um, it's about to be 22:00H here, usual time when I post my blabberings, and I had so much to do today that I forgot to find the time and write for you. Here I am, at 21:57H, typing, typing, typing. I mean, see … Continue reading Nighttime blabbering 358
As the Catholic part of the globe is getting to their usual lifestyle, Slavic population is just about ready to start a rerun of the internationally celebrated holiday the birth of Jesus. This Holy Day that predates the vastly popular Christmas is happening on the 7th of January, just because of the shift in calendars. … Continue reading Orthodox Christmas – Serbian style
Slava is a feast honoring a patron saint similar to the Thanksgiving. According to a legend, Slava was indoctrinated by the church after the custom caught on in the nation. It started as a cunning plan of rebellious slaves to spite the Ottoman rule over the Balkan region. In the ancient days when Ottomans were … Continue reading What is Slava?