GABROVO REGION
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Laduvane (Maiden Rite) in the Village of Boaza, Gabrovo Region

1984. Archive of the Institute of Folklore

All pictures are from National centre for colecting and archiving of bulgarian folklore at Institute of Folklore, BAS, Nationa library "Sveti Kiril i Metodi", National archive, personal collections and
2024 January
Velikden; Easter (changing)1
Sv. Jeremiah; Snakes Day1
Svetal Ponedelnik; The Holy Monday (changing)2
Liatna Sv. Petka; Summers St. Petka2
Svetla Sriada; The Holy Wednesday (changing)4
Svetli Chetvartak; The Holy Thursday (changing)5
Svetli petak; The Light Friday (changing)6
Gergyovden; St. Georges Day6
Svetla Sabota; The Light Saturday (changing)7
Tomina nedelya; St. Thomas Day (changing)8
Sofinden; St. Sophias Day (changing)9
Leten Nikulden; Summer St. Nicholas Day9
St. German; German12
Sveti Konstantin i Elena; Sts. Constantine and Elena21
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