Polish Word of the Day: Wielkanoc
This large mortar and pestle is hand carved from wood.
Poland has a long tradition of woodcarving. Polish woodcarvers have created many beautiful statues, wooden boxes, religious icons, all meticulously and expertly carved by hand from wood.
The Sukiennice Cloth Hallin Kraków’s town square is a famous historical building where some of these wooden wares are sold. The open air building’s main hall…
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Calling the Easter Bunny an “unnecessary distraction from the joy of Jesus Christ’s crucifixion,” the Polish government has announced plans to ban all Easter Bunny imagery this year, for fear it is marginalizing the true message of Easter.
Over the weekend, Prime Minister Donald Tusk met with Catholic officials,…