Montag 5 Juni, 2017
Orthodoxe : Greece, Cyprus & Ukraine
St Cyril & Saint Method -
Mittwoch 5 Juli, 2017
Orthodoxe : Cyril and Methodius were two brothers born in Thessaloniki in the Byzantine Empire in the 9th century, who became missionaries of Christianity in Khazaria and Great Moravia. They both perfected a Slavonic alphabet which is now known as the Cyrillic alphabet and translated the liturgy into this language. Wikipedia
Montag 24 Juli, 2017
Orthodoxe : This celebration Vardavar is linked to pagan Goddess Astghik. According to the legend she spread love on earth, walking over roses that turn red from her blood. As goddess of fertility she is associated with water.
Traditional water splashing. www.yerevan.am