St. Demetrios

(26 October) Tonight we are visiting Dimitrina (fertile), Dimitar (fertile), Dima, Dimo, Dimka, Dragan (kind, loving), Dragana, Mitko, Mitra. St. Demetrios Ritual table: cake with apples, stew rooster sacrifice of sheep meat. The celebration, called Mitrovden in folk marks the beginning of winter, “St. George summer brings St. Demetrius – winter.” Sv. Dimitar rides a red horse and...

October 26th, 2018 by lz3ai 

St. Petka

(14 October) Tonight we are guests of Paraskeva, Penka, Pentcho, Petka, Petko, Penyo, Petko. St. Petka Day is the symbolic end of the marketing year, right now everything must be stowed and farmers begin to settled with employees for summer workers. Petkovden of it and fertilization of domestic animals, known as “marlene” or “sheep’s wedding.” Today and make an offering...

October 14th, 2018 by lz3ai