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Now On: West Of Transylvania, East Of The Hungarian Great Plain, Museum Of Ethnography
The Fekete-Körös Valley is situated to the south-east of Nagyvárad (Oradea, Romania) between the Apuseni Mountains (Munţii Apuseni) in Romania and the Great Hungarian Plain. The region was settled by Hungarians – with a focus on its fertile plateau – during the time of the Árpád Dynasty, while the first historical references to Romanian villages date to the end of the 16th century. more »
Christmas Day In Hungary: 25 December
"In Hungary and in Hungarian communities worldwide, a key element of celebrating Christmas is a traditional custom, the Bethlehem Shepherd’s play (betlehemes játék). The present-day version of the Bethlehem folk play originates from the 19th-20th century, although it may date back as far as the medieval times. more »
Italian Traditional Presepio In Budapest
As tradition into Italian family's houses, in this Christmas days, a representation of the Nativity of Jesus is made following personal fantasy. Here in Budapest, an Italian guy creates this "Presepio" (Bethlem) and offers to everybody the occasion to visit it, until January. more »

Hungarian Awarded At National Geographic Photo Contest 2013


Hungarian Awarded At National Geographic Photo Contest 2013
Hungarian nature photographer Réka Zsirmon has won an Honorable Mention in the nature category at the National Geographic Photo Contest 2013 for her image entitled Flying Egrets. The main prize went to Paul Souders’ image Ice Bear at the awards ceremony in Washington at the end of last week. more »

Childermas Traditions In Hungary, 28 December


Childermas Traditions In Hungary, 28 December
"In Hungary, the Feast of the Holy Innocents falls on the same day with the traditional "birching", a fertility custom known almost everywhere in Europe. In Hungary, according to tradition on this day, girls were lightly whipped with a young tree shoot, to wish them good health and fertility in the new year. more »

Xpat Opinion: The Risk Of Political Christianity: An Interview With Tamás Fabiny, Lutheran Bishop


Xpat Opinion: The Risk Of Political Christianity: An Interview With Tamás Fabiny, Lutheran Bishop
Gábor Czene of Népszabadság conducted an interview with Tamás Fabiny, bishop of the northern district of the Hungarian Lutheran Church. Fabiny was ordained in Erlangen, Germany in 1982. He also studied in the United States. In addition to his church activities he worked for Duna TV. Since 2010 he has been the vice chairman of the Lutheran World Federation. more »



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