Friday, December 31, 2010

Kūčios in Vilnius

In Lithuania, kūčios is a traditional pagan dinner held on Christmas Eve. It consists of 12 meatless foods, mainly fruits, nuts, fish, and cold dishes. Small croton-like biscuits are commonly served called kūčiukai.
Pictured is kūčios at Daiva's home.

Please refer to Wikipedia for an in depth explanation about the rituals, foods, and history of kūčios.ūčios

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