Dragobete is a traditional Romanian holiday celebrated on February 24. Dragobete was the son of Baba Dochia, which stands for the main character in the pagan myth related to spring arrival and the end of the harsh winter. The day is particularly known as "the day when the birds are betrothed". It is around this time that the birds begin to build their nests and mate. On this day, considered locally the first day of spring, boys and girls gather vernal flowers and sing together. Maidens…
Romanian Dragobete Celebration Tradition watercolor illustration Materials used: watercolor, brushes Original watercolor illustration, not framed, painted on special watercolor paper Dimensions: aprox.
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Creative post made for the celebration of our national custom called Dragobete, a small ethnic brother of Valentine's.