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From Lativa with Love Part II

So, now you have your delicious bread all baked, we can move onto Cucumbers with Sour Cream.

For Latvians, a salad is a vegetable in cream, dill and seasoning. 260 more words

Milan Expo 2015: Latvian Pavilion Proposal By United Riga Architects by Decorationzy

United Riga Architects‘ have developed a proposal for the Latvian Pavilion EXPO 2015 to be held in Milan. The pavilion delivers an open space towards the planet exactly where, like apiary ecosystem, people have an chance for effective and organic cultural exchange, socializing and … if you want to view full content please visit this… 7 more words

Milan Expo 2015: Latvian Pavilion Proposal By United Riga Architects by Decorationzy

United Riga Architects‘ have created a proposal for the Latvian Pavilion EXPO 2015 to be held in Milan. The pavilion provides an open space towards the planet exactly where, like apiary ecosystem, people have an opportunity for successful and all-natural cultural exchange, socializing … if you want to view full content please visit this… 7 more words

Summer Solstice

As part of the Latvian Jāņi (Summer Solstice) tradition, women and girls wear vainags (crown of flowers). My first couple of Jāņi celebrations, I fumbled my way through vainags preparations. 187 more words

Family

Introduction to paganism - part V - baltic tradition

Introduction

This article contains only basic information about Balts’ pagan traditions. If you want to learn more – read some of books or visit websites that I recommend you at the end of this text. 835 more words

Odd Words (iii)

Classical Nahuatl
mictihuetzi

  • to die by falling.

Sanskrit
bahú-vrīhi

  • possessing much rice.

German
Gift (n.)

  • poison.

Rapa Nui
o

  • of (in the sense that it marks a noun that possesses another noun and is not able to avoid possessing it).
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Have you seen the little piggies crawling in the dirt?

Bonus point if you get the band and album from which this song was taken.

Never mind the piggies though, because it occurred to me, over the weekend, that I rarely see any animals in the fields in Latvia. 121 more words

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