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The Romanians celebrate Saint Dumitru on October 26, this being one of the most important religious holidays of the fall. Many traditions have survived for...

Romanians celebrate Saints Peter and Paul, the protectors of inmates

The Christians in Romania are celebrating Saints Peter and Paul (Sfintii Petru si Pavel) on Thursday, June 29. They are the protectors of prisons...

Romania celebrates National Flag Day

Romania celebrates the National Flag Day today, June 26, and the blue, yellow and red tricolor is flown across the country on this special...

Romanian medieval documents compiled in digital database

Over 55,000 medieval documents from Romania have been digitized and compiled in the first such database in the country, Digi24.ro reported. The database, which can...

Romania’s Oltenia region will be celebrated on March 21

Romanian President Klaus Iohannis promulgated on Thursday the law that establishes Oltenia’s Day, which will be celebrated on March 21. Oltenia is a region in...

Easter in Romania: Holy Light to be brought from Jerusalem by plane this Saturday

Similar to previous years, a delegation of the Romanian Patriarchy will bring the Holy Light from Jerusalem to Romania this Saturday, by plane. The Romanian...

New national holiday in Romania: The union with Bessarabia celebrated on March 27

The Chamber of Deputies adopted on Tuesday, March 14, a bill that declares March 27 – the day of the Union of Bessarabia with Romania...

Declassified C.I.A. documents offer insights on communist Romania’s military capabilities

The recently declassified documents from the archive of the Central Intelligence Agency C.I.A. point to Romania’s military capabilities in the post-World War II, communist...

Romania plans to add new national celebration

The Culture Committee within the Chamber of Deputies voted in favor of a draft law declaring March 27, the day Bessarabia united with Romania, a...

Imported Valentine’s Day vs. traditional Dragobete: Which love celebration do Romanians prefer?

Romanians celebrate love twice in February: on international Valentine’s Day (February 14) and on Dragobete – the traditional Romanian lovers’ day (February 24). But...

Declassified C.I.A. documents show Ceausescu succession scenarios, Romania’s economic situation

A series of recently declassified documents from the archive of the Central Intelligence Agency C.I.A. bring an additional perspective into Romania’s political and economic...

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