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Romania has beautiful and well preserved traditions and customs. In this category we'll present some of them and we'll invite you to discover them having a visit in Romania. The most important places to visit while you're in Romania.


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maramures masks

Romanian national ethno folklore patrimony 1

2019-04-22

Traditions

In these General Considerations on the National Ethno-Folklore Patrimony, we will go into the details of the customs, traditions, holidays, port, legends and superstitions, as well as on household objects and folk techniques. We will discuss the following ethnographic areas: Maramures, Oltenia, Moldova, Banat, Muntenia, Crisana, Dobrogea, Transylvania,

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meeting Virgin Mary

February Traditions in Romania

2019-02-06

Traditions

This is our first article in the traditions section. Will talk about the winter traditions in Romania. Our year is full of traditions, customs and things that are coming with us all the year. In every month of the year we have such things which are celebrating in a way or another.

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ianuarie

Traditions of January 1

2019-01-22

Traditions

The first day of the year celebrates the celebration of St. Basil. A day with Christian roots, anchored in the great celebration of Christmas, being also called Little Christmas or Brother of Christmas. In popular tradition, Saint Basil appears as one of the saints who have done the greatest wonders, being a guardian of evil spirits.  St. Basil's prayers remove the evil and unclean spirits of men.

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Traditions of January

Traditions of January 2

2019-01-22

Traditions

Every year on January 24th, we are proud to remember the great act of the Union of Romanian Principalities, which laid the foundations of the modern Roman state. The union of the Romanian Country with Moldova, made on January 24, 1859, represents the political act underlying modern Romania and the formation of the Romanian nation.

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November Traditions in Romania

November Traditions in Romania

2018-11-01

Traditions

The first week is known by elderly people as "The Week of the Mirist" because this week the households show the spring mistletoe.  The second week is celebrated in the center of the feast of the Archangels Michael and Gabriel, those with protective powers over the households and flocks of sheep. The third week is traditionally denominated "The Autumn Fellows Week". It is said that this week the wolves begin to mating. The fourth week or week of the Ovidenes refers to the night of Ovidius when the sky opens and the animals have miraculous powers. This week is also known as Andrew's week, which is said to freeze water and sew the river

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September traditions in Romania

September traditions in Romania

2018-09-04

Traditions

This is a new post about the september traditions in Romania. The majority of the celebrations and traditions in our country are connected with the religious orthodox celebrations, which are coming from our ancestors and our past.

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dormition of Our Lady

August traditions in Romania

2017-08-26

Traditions

August  traditions are part of the summer traditions of the romanians. It are connected with the religious life, and the church.  Are diferent saints and martyrs celebrated in this month wich is also a month of hollydays and vacations for everybody. Will talk about the celebrations of "Changing at the Face", "Dormition of Our Lady or Holy Mary" and "The Beheading of Saint John the Baptist".

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st elijah

July traditions in Romania

2017-08-24

Traditions

July traditions are part of the ssummer traditions of the romanians. It are connected with the religious life, and the church.  Are diferent saints and martyrs celebrated in this month wich is also a month of hollydays and vacations for everybody. Will talk about the celebrations of "Pantellile", "The Holy Martyr Marina" and "The Saint Elijah".

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