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Traditional technique of textile printing with small white patterns typically on a blue background. It has been a part of intangible cultural heritage of UNESCO.

Easter egg

Decorated egg given as presents on Easter Monday.

Christmas tree

A Christmas decoration consisting of a natural or artificial evergreen tree. It became popular in the Czech lands as early as the 19th century as the focal point of Christmas customs, a symbol of Christmas.

Nativity scene

Representation of the Biblical place where Jesus Christ was born, used as a decoration in households and places in towns and cities during the period of Advent and Christmas.

Open-air museums in the Czech Republic

Outdoor museums showing visitors what traditional folk culture was like, especially folk architecture.


A braided willow stick used for whipping women and girls on Easter Monday. The term also denotes the custom of whipping with such a stick.

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