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Ukrainian Traditions: What Is Pysanky?

Ukrainian Traditions: What Is Pysanky?

There are many festive cultural traditions in Ukraine. Easter is particularly interesting, with many rituals taking place for over a week around the holiday. It begins with the seven holy days of Lent. During this time meat and an additional […]

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Cultural Travel: Festive Ukrainian Traditions

After 7,000 years of conquering and political unrest, the people of Ukraine look for any excuse to celebrate the country they’ve fought long and hard to protect. Christmas, Easter and weddings are all lively affairs, filled with succulent meals of […]