Thursday, 24 August 2017
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WINTER TRADITIONS:

December:
 
St. Varvara's Day (December 4)
St. Sava's Day (December 5)
St.Nicolas' Day (December 6)
Ignajden (December 20)
Small Christmas and Christmas Eve (December 24)
Christmas (December 25)
St. Stefan's Day (December 27)  

January:
 
New Years Eve (St.Vasil's Day) (January 1)
Karamanovden (January 2)
Krustovden (January 5)
St. Jordan's Day (January 6)
St. John's Day (January 7)
Grandmother's Day (January 8)
Anton's Day (January 17)
Atanas' Day (January 18)
Rooster Day (January 20)


February:
 

Trifon's Day (February 1)
Sretenie Gospodne (February 2)
St. Simon's Day (February 3)
St. Haralampi's Day (February 10)
Saint Vlasi's Day (February 11)
The second Sunday before Lent
The first Sunday before Lent


SPRING TRADITIONS:

March:

Baba Marta (March 1)
Forty martyrs (March 9)
The Annunciation (March 25)


April:

Martinia (April 14)


Easter:
 

Todor's day
Lazarovden (Lazatnica, Lazar, Lazar's saturday)
Tsvetnitsa(Vrubnitsa)
The Great Week (The Passion Week)
Easter (The Resurrection of Christ)
Tomas (Empty, Lightened) Sunday
Sofinden

May:
      

Jeremiq (May 1)
Gergjovden (St. George's day) (May 6)
Germann (Germann the hail bringer) (May 12)
St. Constantine and Helen (Konstantinovden) (May 21)
Spasovden
Petdesetnica (The fiftieth day)
The Holy Ghost (Rousalja)


SUMMER TRADITIONS: 
 
June: 

     

St. Bartholomew (June 11)
St.Elisej (Lise, Liso) (June 14)
Vidovden (June 15)
Enjovden (Midsummer Day) (June 24)
Petrovden (Peter's Day) (June 29)
Pavlovden (St. Paul's Day) (June 30) 


July:
     

Sveti Vrach (The saint healer) (July 1)
Ilinden (July 20)
St. Panthelei(Panthelei the Traveller, Water Panthelei) (July 27)


August:
     

Makavej (August 1)
The Transfiguration of God (August 6)
Virgin Mary's Day (August 15)
Seknovene (August 29)
AUTUMN TRADITIONS: 
 
September:
     
Simeonovden (St. Simon's Day) (September 1)
Malka Bogoroditsa (The Birth of the God's Mother) (September 8)
Krustovden (The cross day) (September 14)
St. Sofia, Vjara (Faith), Nadejda (Hope) and Ljubov (Love) (September 17) 
 
October:
     
Petkovden (Petki) (October 14)
Dimitrovden (The Dimitar's Day) (October 26)
The Mouse day (Mishinden) (27 october) 
 
November:
     
St. Archangel Mihail's Fair (November 8)
Martinci (November 14 - 21)
The Entry into the Temple of the Most Holy God's Mother (November 21)
Saint Katerina (November 24)
Andreevden (November 30)