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Today is BLAGOVESHTENIE (ANNUNCIATION DAY)

Today is BLAGOVESHTENIE (ANNUNCIATION DAY)

3/25/2009 12:30:29 AM

Name day of everyone named Blagovest/à, Blagoy, Blaga, Vangel, Evangelina, Bonka. In the traditional conceptions this day is associated with the arrival of the migratory birds and with the final springtime awakening of Nature. After Blagoveshtenie, everyone takes care to come out of ones house well-fed and with some money in his/her pocket, so that should a cuckoo sing a song to him, he will be well-fed and have money throughout the year.

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