Ash Wednesday / Celebration traditions
Cannot log in?

About Us

How we started charity since we were only 14 years young

Charity cards

Buy charity greeting cards, and help children in hospitals

Flash cards

Eurika animated e-cards, create your own e-card and help charity

Donated equipment to children hospitals

History of all donated medical equipments to children hospitals

Feed the children

Help children in poor families with a donation


List of many companies that have supported Eurika charity projects


Donate to help Eurika charity projects


Poems for your greeting cards


Here you can create and send your own E-cards


Mob: +371 29828152
Email :

Ash Wednesday / Celebration traditions

Ash dienaPelnu day is the day after Shrove Tuesday , the ancient time the census began in New Year. These days, the name derives from the ashes ierušinātas fire that was needed , the ancient Latvians Clearing and burning new fields, which enrich the fields , thus expanding the farm . This work was adult men , so that day also associated with an adult son and a young guy leaving in adult life . Consequently 'm used to it that it was Ash Wednesday associated with the establishment of a new holding that the owner was, moreover, the day when slaves were allowed to change . Since the eighth century , arrival of Christianity , this day has become a seven- week-long fasting and repentance before the start of Easter, believers often in this day Kaiso himself to the head of the ashes . What to eat : Traditionally eaten on Ash cakes and Caras . Beliefs : If sown ash field , next summer will be a good harvest . If anything on Ash leads the field at home, tag switches mouse . On Ash not spin for Lambs neklīstu . On Ash Jatin large and solid ball of yarn , the summer grows hard and heavy cabbagehead and large fries . Livestock jākaisa feather ashes , they summer flies and horseflies bite . Folk festivals : Shrove Tuesday 's sucked into a corner , waiting for Ash Wednesday , when came to Ash Wednesday , ashes SED bag . .

Ash Wednesday / Celebration traditions

Support Eurika charity projects with a donation , do it here ->
Feel free to view all charity greeting cards here.->