It is said that this devotion came from the Portuguese mainland which in turn acquired it from Germany. In Portugal it was introduced in the 13th century by Queen Isabel and King D. Dinis. In a special ceremony the King and Queen would coronate the poor and would complete the ceremonies with a big feast … Read moreThe Holy Ghost Festivities in the Azores
Today we held another interesting activity framed into the Erasmus+ Project, more detailed, into the activity of “Oral transmisión”. The most siginificative aspect was the colaboration with the nearby school EEI Fernández Varela; their students came to visit us and enjoy with us of this activity, which had 2 different sections. In the first one, … Read moreTraditions and oral transmisión at Pobra
INGREDIENTS 24 large dates 200 gr low-fat cheese 2 tablespoons honey 150 gr grated almonds a pinch of cinnamon We slice the dates along one side. We mix the cheese, honey and cinnamon into a bowl. We mix until it becomes solid. We stuff the dates with the mixture and we press them … Read moreCretan dates stuffed with cheese and honey
The ‘omphalos’ (center) of the earth
Pottery one of the World’s oldest cultural heritage, was introduced and thought by Veli Tuna to our pupils at our school. Veli Tuna is a well-known pottery expert. He mentioned about some important details and process of the pottery. Our pupils enjoyed having pottery experience.
An Excursion to a tarditional Konya house Students and the teachers of Mehmet Munevver Kurban Anatolian High school had an excursion to Koyunoglu museum , a traditional Konya house, to learn about their culture and old times’ household items. They have noticed, what has changed and are still the same in our daily life and … Read moreAn Excursion
Near Plastira’s Lake, 32 km from the town of Karditsa on the “Agrafa” mountain, at an altitude of 1200 meters, there is the picturesque village of Fylakti. The inhabitants of Fylakti in the winter are mostly elderly people who, despite their everyday adversities, choose to stay in their birthplace. One of them is Mr. Vassilis (a … Read moreStorry telling at Karditsa, Greece
One of the designated activities included in our Erasmus+ European program titled “Our Intangible Heritage, a Value for the Future” is the Folklore and Oral transmission traditions (activity P4). In this month some students brought a family elders and asked them to tell some stories about Konya and its surrondings to the class. It was … Read moreOral transmision at Konya.