A very fun slideshow showing the foods, crafts and wonder from this year's Kaziuko Muge. This annual folk arts and crafts fair is nothing short of amazing! With thanks to I LOVE LITHUANIA member Vincas Karnilas.
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Dear Lithuanian Friends
I am really interested to make friends for long time who have a deep attraction to Bangladesh and its people, culture and tradition. Specially, I need friends who are writers, Lithuanian language teachers,poets, film makers and eager to visit my country in near future. Anybody interested can write me to: firstname.lastname@example.org soon.
Waiting for reply from real friends and who need longlasting friends to deepen relationship and real…Continue
Editor's note: This delightful article was submitted last year by Saulenė, an I Love Lithuania member from Vilnius.The article explains the 12 Dishes of Christmas, a long-standing Lithuanian tradition, and goes on to describe Christmas games that are also tradition. Click the links to read descriptions of certain dishes. Enjoy!
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By Mindaugus Kulbis
VILNIUS (Associated Press) - Lithuanian politics were in turmoil Monday after the president moved to block three opposition parties from forming a new government because one of them is accused of vote buying and fraudulent financing.
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My heartfelt congratulations to Laura Asadauskaitė for her excellent performance in gaining a well deserved gold medal in the Women's modern pentathlon, leaving the British Samantha Murray with a commendable silver.
Also I'd like to add my applause to Ruta Meilutytė. Although she now lives in the south of England with her parents, I think she has shown where her heart lies.
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Aš myliu Meilutytės!
London 2012 Olympics - 15 year-old Ruta Meilutytės won Lithuania's first ever gold medal on Monday, July 30. Competing in the 100 metres breaststroke, she powered past the American Rebecca Soni and Japan's Satomi Suzuki, who won the silver and bronze medals,…Continue
Added by Marina F. on July 31, 2012 at 6:30am — No Comments
Who Do You Think You Are?
Who Do You Think You Are, NBC's genealogy-based reality show, has finally come to the Baltics. The popular American TV show has profiled over a dozen famous actors; each digging into historic documents with the help of professional genealogists to find the journeys and origins of lost relatives. Last year Lisa Kudrow came to Poland on a quest to find family; this year Latvia and Lithuania have…Continue
Added by Marina F. on May 10, 2012 at 7:00am — No Comments
Labas! An article about the Knights of Lithuania #144 was recently featured in VILNEWS! It provides the history of the national organization as well as, how our members are keeping the culture alive today in the USA! Please take that time to read the article. You won't be disappointed! Contact my daughter, Carol Luschas,…Continue
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I am proud to announce that my daughter, Christine Luschas, will be demonstrating how to make traditional "marguciai" eggs on the MARTHA STEWART SHOW, Thursday, March 29 @ 10:00AM on the Hallmark Channel. I will be in the audience with my daughter, Carol. Don't miss it!…Continue
Added by Elaine Luschas on March 22, 2012 at 3:05pm — No Comments
It's time to seriously consider the high suicide rate of Lithuania. Recent news of another in Vilnius as well as being described as an epidemic has brought world-wide concern, especially to those who have close ties to Lithuanians. Here's a video from an ad campaign by popular singer Andrius Mamontovas from a couple years ago, who has put forth great efforts to prevent suicide in…Continue
Added by Marina F. on January 18, 2012 at 7:30pm — No Comments
suicide rate in lithuania is highest in world . if we really love to lithuania we should do some thing in the welfare of humanity .therfor please co operate me and help me to prevent sucide in lithuania its a team work from 1st march we will start our compaign to prevent suicide from lithuania.............let us join me to spread the fragrance of love ..........and raise the slogan.......I LOVE LITHUANIA...WE LOVE LITHUANIA
I LOVE LITHUANIA member Wyman Brent's dream has finally come true. After 7 years hard work, the Vilnius Jewish Library opened on December 16, 2011 in Vilnius. Vilnius was known as the Jerusalem of the North before its destruction during World War II. We are proud to have Wyman as a member of our community!
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Christmas is my favorite time of the year, so I decided to share some of my family Christmas traditions and answer some questions (sorry for my english-I'm lithuanian and not very good in english). My family has very traditional Christmas eve supper.
The reason why we celebrate Kūčių vakarienę (christmas eve supper) after sunset is becouse in Lithuania…
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Mommies, who speak Lithuanian, are very welcome to join our Facebook Group "Mamytes" for all the mommies out there!:)
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I Love Lithuania member Donna Druchunas is a prolific knitter, author, blogger, and teacher. She is one of the most creative people I know. Talk about ambition! I got in touch with her last Fall when she was in Vilnius, the captial of Lithuania. We had an engaging conversation in which we discussed her work, her travels to Lithuania and her Lithuanian roots, and some of the many interesting things…Continue
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...thank you for your patience. Great new features and updated look are coming soon! All custom coloring on member pages will need to be reapplied when the redesign is done. I'll let you know!
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