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The symbolism of bread in the Ukrainian culture

  Bread for Ukrainians is not only an integral part of the meal but also a national heritage. It is called “God’s gift,” “breadwinner,” and “holy” and is perceived as a symbol of life. Therefore, bread is not only an everyday food product but also an element of various rituals. Customs related to Ukrainian bread […]

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Ukrainian wedding – Unique traditions, rich culture

The traditions of Ukrainian wedding have formed for centuries. In the course of time, some of them have changed as people, their preferences, and lifestyle change with time. Yet main customs of celebrations have gone through years and even centuries and remained the same. For instance, big rich weddings are still held in many regions. […]