Martenitsa by countries

March 7, 2018

In Macedonia – Martinka (Мартинка)

Martinka – a twisted shrill hanging on March 1st for health in Macedonia. This holiday is also called the holiday of “Baba Marta”. Martinka is made […]
March 7, 2018

In Romania – Mărţişorul

Mărţişorul, a small object trapped in a red crutch, is offered to people close to March 1, as the announcer of the arrival of spring, but […]
March 7, 2018

In Bulgaria – Martenitsa

Bulgarians call “Martenitsa” to this pagan holiday of “Grannie Marta” (Baba Marta or Баба Марта). The white colour is a sign of beauty, symbolizes purity, innocence […]