Día del Trabajo -
Sabado 1 Mayo, 2021
Feriado seculare : From 2011 on, this celebration is called the Day of Slovak Accession to the EU
Liberación de la República -
Sabado 8 Mayo, 2021
Feriado seculare : Marks the capitulation of Nazi forces to the Allies in Berlin on May 8, 1945.
Fiesta de las Madres -
Domingo 10 Mayo, 2020
Tarjetas/Flores : Mother’s day has evolved in many countries in different ways. This is because mother’s day has different origins in different countries and therefore occurs on different days in the year.
One school of thought claims that this day emerged from the custom of mother worship in ancient Greece. Mother worship which kept a festival to Cybele, a great mother of gods, and Rhea, the wife of Cronus, was held on March 15 to March 18 around Asia Minor. They insist that this custom spread around the world.
Mothering Sunday is the celebration of motherhood in the United Kingdom. It is also known as Mid-lent Sunday, Rose Sunday and Laetare Sunday. It originally comes from the Victorian practice of allowing servants to return home to visit their mothers on this day.
In the United States, Julia Ward Howe (May 27, 1819 - October 17, 1910) was a prominent American abolitionist, social activist, and poet. Howe’s Battle Hymn of the Republic was first published in the Atlantic Monthly in 1862 and quickly became one of the most popular songs for the Union during the American Civil War. After the war she focused her activities on the causes of Pacifism and women’s suffrage. In 1870 she was the first to proclaim Mother’s Day, with her Mother’s Day Proclamation. U.S. President Woodrow Wilson approved Mother’s Day in 1914
Fiesta Nacional de los Vlachs -
Domingo 23 Mayo, 2021
Día del Padre -
Domingo 21 Junio, 2020
Vacaciones de verano (inicio) -
Sabado 27 Junio, 2020
vacaciones escolares :
San Cirilio y San Method -
Domingo 5 Julio, 2020
Ortodoxa : Cyril and Methodius were two brothers born in Thessaloniki in the Byzantine Empire in the 9th century, who became missionaries of Christianity in Khazaria and Great Moravia. They both perfected a Slavonic alphabet which is now known as the Cyrillic alphabet and translated the liturgy into this language. Wikipedia
Día de la Independencia -
Viernes 17 Julio, 2020
Cultura : Day of the Declaration of Independence of the Slovak Republic - Declared on 17th of July 1992
Day of Mining Disaster Victims -
Lunes 10 Agosto, 2020
Eventos excepcionales : Since 2011
Resurrección Nacional Eslovaca -
Sabado 29 Agosto, 2020
Feriado seculare : The Slovak National Uprising was an armed insurrection organized by Slovak anti-Nazi resistance movements during WWII. It was launched in August 1944 from Banská Bystrica. [Wikipedia]