Rooster’s Day, (Candlemas gospodne)- February 2nd

In Christian cultures the rooster аnnounces the rising of the sun . Its image is linked to the idea of ​​the resurrection of the dead - it is a symbol of the always reviving eternal life. February the 2nd has become the day of the male child. Mothers who have boys visit their midwife in the village. They bring her а round loaf of bread, a butchered cock and other gifts.

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