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|Greek Customs and Traditions in America|
Many Greek Americans describe with nostalgia the old days when family members and friends gathered together to celebrate a name day. Along with Easter and Christmas, name days were among the most joyous occasions in the family, especially the name day of the male head of the family. The name day, not the birthday, was remembered.
Such spontaneous visits are the exception in America. If a name day party is held here, guests attend by invitation only. Perhaps a greater appreciation of the name day's significance will revive the joyous tradition of celebrating name days.
"Greek Islands 2003 "
Count the days in the year 2003 with pictures from the Greek Islands. Greek calendar covering 17 months, September 2002 through December 2003.
Got To Fly"
Birds Got to Fly is fiction based upon more or less recollections and related experiences of the author. The upshot of these events with a dramatic degree of embellishment lent themselves for an intriguing literary piece that provided a general road map for the core theme. Birds Got to Fly portrays the story of Zack a teenager who sped through his teens and into a revelation that he was not a kid any more. For Zack it was an irresistible time as an adolescent to hit the road and to engage head-on into capricious adventures with little knowledge of the outcome..
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|Saints' Namedays in February|
2 Ypapanti tou Sotiros
6 Voukolou / Fotiou
8 Zaxariou / Theod. Stratilatou
10 Charalampous / Zinonos
13 Akula & Priskillis
17 Theodorou Tironos / Poulcherias
18 Leontos Romis
20 Agathonos / Vissarionos
Read more about Nameday celebrations and other Greek customs in our latest
arrival "A Guide to Greek Traditions and Customs"
Icons depicting the celebrated Saint, make great gifts for namedays. Shop
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