March 14 – an unusual day in the Orthodox Church commemorating the Saint Eudocia, and the people revered Evdokia, meet spring with special ceremonies appeal to the house of happiness, well-being and health.
March 14 – an unusual day in the Orthodox Church commemorating the Saint Eudocia, and the people revered Evdokia, meet spring with special ceremonies appeal to the house of happiness, well-being and health. We will follow the example of our ancestors – what this day should make every woman?
With the spring day on March 14 is associated with many fables, legends, compiled by folk superstitions and traditions, which attract into our lives the happiness. Day Eudoxia called “Indian” holiday, why is it so important for women?
The legend of Eudoxia, the Lord gave the keys of the spring and the right to open the door for people in the new year, and that Evdokia had decided it was time to bring the spring to people and start a new countdown time or not, reports Rus.Media.
Each of the Slavic people call this holiday in their own way, that’s just a small part of the names for March 14: vesnivka Avdotya, Avdotya Plyushchikha, Avdotya stained threshold, Whistler, Avdotya Kapelushniy.
According to legend women believed March 14 is my holiday, woman’s day, when the old ends and opens the way to the new. And Eudoxia today celebrate their name day.
Our ancestors with Mar 14, began to celebrate the beginning of the new year, so the name of this day, and this is “Newcomer”.
The Orthodox March 14 – the day of the Holy Venerable Martyr Eudoxia. For the service of God Eudoxia received the miraculous power to perform miracles and raise the dead, to give people life.
In our tradition, on 14 March called the day of Eudocia, and is filled with name value “izdelava”.
A special power was given in this day melted water. It brought into the house, washed the kids, washed themselves, and sprinkled the walls in happiness, beauty and health.
On this day, seedlings planted – it was thought that it will grow strong and will not die.
Women baked on this day of larks from the test are symbols of spring and new life. Larks were treated to children.
A good omen to hear a young man singing AVTOGRADA small birds of the Bunting, which announce the coming of spring.
Youth to Eudoxia started spring games calendar, of the rainbow. Girls of marriageable age with special spells and rituals attracted suitors.
For example, in the evening, Eudoxia condemn such words and drove away the opponents: “on the road was not, and I Cresendo, narejene servant of God (name) commemorated the good word”.
At Evdokia caroling and called spring. Kids cut from paper lark, went from house to house and songs touted spring: