Papartis

“According to the myth, this flower blooms for a very short time on the eve of the summer solstice. The flower brings fortune to the person who finds it. In various versions of the tale, the fern flower brings luck, wealth, or the ability to understand animal speech. However, the flower is closely guarded by […]

Uguns Saule

In Latvian mythology, this Goddess represents the eternal symbol of life and movement. She knows and sees everything. In front of other signs, the sun occupies a place of honour, because she is considered as the mother of all children. She also teaches justice and mercy.  _Info Event / Sviests 2017 Where / Valmiermuiža, Latvia […]

Morė ’17

“Marzanna (in Polish), Марена (in Russian), Morė (in Lithuanian), Morana (in Czech, Bulgarian, Slovene, Serbian, Bosnian, and Croatian), or Morena (in Slovak and Macedonian), Maslenitsa (in Russia) and also Mara (in Belarusian and Ukrainian), Maržena, Moréna, Mora or Marmora is a Baltic and Slavic goddess associated with seasonal rites based on the idea of death […]

Saṃsāra

“Life is a circle. THE END OF ONE JOURNEY IS THE BEGINNING OF THE NEXT.” Anonymous Saṃsāra is a Sanskrit word that means “wandering” or “world”, with the connotation of cyclic, circuitous change. It also refers to the concept of rebirth and “cyclicality of all life, matter, existence”. It is the cycle of death and […]

Bird

“Hope is the thing with feathersThat perches in the soul,And sings the tune without the words,And never stops at all, And sweetest in the gale is heard;And sore must be the stormThat could abash the little birdThat kept so many warm.” –from “Hope is the thing with feathers” by Emily Dickinson _Info Event / Ugninės […]

Bird Nest

“– Do you remember how you learned to fly?– In order to fly everyone must jump from the nest for the first time at some point.” Flight manual for dreamers. _Info Event / Kuršių genties vartus pravėrus Where / Kartena, Lithuania Date / July 2016 _Dimensions Height / 800 cm Width / 400 cm Depth […]

Morė 16

“Marzanna (in Polish), Марена (in Russian), Morė (in Lithuanian), Morana (in Czech, Bulgarian, Slovene, Serbian, Bosnian, and Croatian), or Morena (in Slovak and Macedonian), Maslenitsa (in Russia) and also Mara (in Belarusian and Ukrainian), Maržena, Moréna, Mora or Marmora is a Baltic and Slavic goddess associated with seasonal rites based on the idea of death […]

Saulės kelionė

According to the ancient Latvian worldview, at daytime, the Sun travels between two worlds. During the day, the Sun travels in a carriage of horses above the clouds. In the evening the Sun, Female Goddess in the Baltic worldview, moves to a golden boat and travels to another world where she nurtures orphans. A folk […]