It's a holiday full of carnival manifestations that marks the end of the old year and the beginning of a new era
The Epiphany marks the end of a series of ceremonies that mark ritually the end of the Old Year and the beginning of the New Year
Harvesting, Crown, Sacral and the passage into another form of manifestation, a superior one
In the Romanian tradition, Christmas is a time when you sing Christmas songs, which in Romanian are called "Colinde". In areas where traditions are still preserved, groups of men walking on the streets and sing Christmas carols...
"For us, Christmas is done in the belief of the birth of Jesus with a roll of bread, cut pieces of pork and Christmas carols. And this is the triptych of the Romanian traditional Christmas."
Very few know today the meaning of the Christmas tree in the Romanian tradition. Besides the beautiful image of the Christmas tree, the Romanians have very complex representations of the fir ...
The Romanian winter holidays begin with St. Andrew (November 30th) and lasts till St. John (January 7th). It is a mix of traditions and customs - some coming from the pre-Christian period - with Christian religious celebrations.
In the archaic societies mentality there is a strong link between the blood and the fertilizer force, between the blood and the rain