Καθαρά Δευτέρα

known as ‘Clean Monday’ is celebrated today and marks the start of Lent in the Orthodox calendar, a move-able feast that takes place 7 weeks prior to Easter Sunday.

A public holiday that is typically celebrated outside (weather permitted). Today only foods with no blood are eaten and a bread named Laguna (which is an unleavened type bread), the flying of kites is also customary.

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For all those that love the island of Paxos
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