Lithuanian traditional celebrations in spring
Spring traditions and rituals from
March 4 – St. Casimir day was celebrated in the church. Casimir’s Fair, which lasted several days or even weeks, was famous since ancient times. There were sold hand made products: various drums,
In the first half of XIX century each farmer on Easter day were invited to a feast in the neighborhood. During this festival people walked from one to another house, went over too quickly or too slowly, as if imitating a stork. It was believed that in Easter night the woman known as Easter Grandma walked. She traveled with Easter eggs.
The Holy George’s Day was celebrated on April 23, because it was
After all celebrations agri-work began, in particular the work of the agricultural land
Pentecost is celebrated seven weeks after