Embrace Tradition and New Beginnings: Celebrating Clean Monday in Greece

Colorful kites ready to fly for Clean Monday in Greece

As spring begins to whisper through the landscapes of Greece, a centuries-old tradition brings the nation together in a celebration of renewal, joy, and community spirit. Clean Monday, or Kathara Deftera, is more than just a holiday; it’s a heartfelt embrace of new beginnings, marking the start of Lent in the Greek Orthodox calendar. But […]