Posts Tagged ‘tradition’

Photo Gallery: Until the Next Festivity of Saint Blaise…

Today, with the lowering of the St. Blaise flag in front of the St. Blaise Church ended the 1045th Festivity of Saint Blaisr, our patron saint and the protector of Dubrovnik. The 3rd February, Day of St. Blaise, along with the ...


Photo Gallery: Beautiful Folklore Stories From Osojnik

Osojnik is small village near Dubrovnik, with just a little bit more than 300 inhabitants. But their passion for tradition and folklore is big and strong! Every now and then, Folklore Society ‘Svet Juraj Osojnik’ ma...



After a Few Centuries: ‘Kučak’ on Onofrio Fountain is Back

This week, a stone replica of ‘kučak’ from Great Onofrio’s fountain was turned back to the top of the fountain. This dog statue, representing a guardian and protector of the values of Republica, was removed i...


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Throw the Cigarettes Away, Today is Ash Wednesday!

Croatians mark the Ash Wednesday and the beginning of the holy time of Lent today. Ash Wednesday is a day of fasting. It is the first day of Lent in Western Christianity. It occurs 46 days before Easter and can fall as early ...



Learn How To Make Pandispanj and Deep Fried Biscuits

Tomorrow at 9 am in DESA in Lazareti you can attend the workshop for Preparing “Pandispanj or Pan di Spagna”, the cake of our childhood. The workshop is free of charge as it is held as a part of the programme of Dub...


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Today we Celebrate the Feast of Saint Lucia

Catholics in Croatia traditionally celebrate the feast of Saint Lucia on the 13th of December. It is a Croatian custom to plant the Christmas wheat on this day therefore, we will write you short instructions how to do that pro...



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Photo Gallery: Everything is Prepared For the Feast of All Saints

The market in Gruz is full of colorful flower bouquets. Arrangements are ready for the commemoration of All Saints and Souls’ day, which will be marked on the 1st and 2nd Novembre. These two days, for every Catholic Croat...


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Healthy Food and Local Products @ Pile

The Fair of healthy food and domestic products is opened at Pile today. The traditional Croatian market will be open every day from 10 am to 7 pm, until the 26th of October. It is going to present a variety of local delicacies ...