In French tradition (and in many other European countries) there is a day for each Saint. This began as a tradition in Catholic and Orthodox countries since the middle ages, each day is celebrated in commemoration of saints and martyrs of the church. 214 more words
Tags » French Tradition
I have never been superstitious, but I truly believe in the awesome power of thoughtfulness. And therefore, this one tradition I love!
On the French labor day (May 1st every year), you will see many people with little flower stands on the side of the roads, selling lilies of the valley… It is said to be a good luck charm and must be offered to all the ladies among your family and friends. 363 more words