Riccardi Andrea: on the web

Riccardi Andrea: on social networks

Riccardi Andrea: press review

change language
you are in: home - news contact usnewsletterlink

Support the Community

  
March 6 2011

The Peace People and the communities of Eastern Europe celebrate the International Women's Day by offering a "martisor" to women from Rome and all over the world. Rome, Piazza S. Cosimato

 
printable version

On the occasion of the Women's Day the Bulgarian and Rumanian communities in Rome and the Peace People of the Community of Sant'Egidio will have a  celebration happening in Piazza San Cosimato, in Trastevere, the date is Sunday, March 6 at 11:00 am.

In Romania and other Eastern European countries, from 1 to 8 March 8, together with the International Women's Day is celebrated the arrival of spring, by presenting the martisor (diminutive of March in Romania), an amulet for good luck that expresses a happiness wish.

The "martisor" consists of a red and a white wire to be worn all the time during these days, and it is an ancient tradition remained very much alive in Romania. The authentic martisor cannot be found in Italy. Those who will be offered to the participants have been ordered and brought in specially from Romania! The initiative stems from a desire to share this tradition by promoting the knowledge and the meeting between people of different cultures. Along with this it will be offered to all women a little mimosa branch.
An all Romanians band of artists will be playing. Drinks and Romanian food will also be offered to all participants.

Other appointments:

Sunday, March 6, Piazza Anco Marzio (Ostia) - 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Wednesday, March 9, Elementary School Casilino 23 via Ferraroni 38 - 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Sunday, March 13, Merry House, Via Bedeschi (Acilia) - 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm


 ALSO READ
• NEWS
April 22 2017
ROME, ITALY

Pope Francis' prayer in memory of the martyrs of our time. Photogallery of the visit

IT | EN | ES | DE | FR | PT | HU
October 5 2016

5th October, World Teacher’s Day: All to school…of peace!

IT | EN | ES | DE | PT | RU | ID | HU
March 11 2016

The new life of the Syrian refugees arrived through the humanitarian corridors

IT | EN | ES | DE | FR | PT | CA | RU
February 3 2016
ROME, ITALY

USA-Italy Migration Conference: Integration strengthens democracy and builds a common culture

IT | EN | ES | DE | FR | PT | CA
January 23 2016

New York Times on Humanitarian Corridors

January 14 2016
PERUGIA, ITALY

Immigration, inauguration of the first course for European mediators: building bridges against fear and exclusion

IT | EN | FR
all news
• PRESS
May 19 2017
Corriere della Sera On Line

Rom, con una casa un futuro diverso è possibile

May 18 2017
Famiglia Cristiana

Bruciate vive? Erano rom.

May 12 2017
Il Messaggero

La tragedia di Centocelle. Il dolore della madre

May 12 2017
La Repubblica - Ed. Roma

Rom uccise, dolore e polemiche

May 12 2017
Roma sette

Rogo di Centocelle: Roma prega per le sorelle arse vive

May 12 2017
Radio Vaticana

Rogo a Centocelle. Promosse manifestazioni di solidarietà

all press releases
• EVENTI
May 17 2017 | ROME, ITALY

I profughi e noi. Incontro con Alejandro Solalinde, difensore dei diritti dei migranti in Messico

May 14 2017 | MILAN, ITALY

''Le rotte dell'accoglienza'', un incontro per parlare di migrazioni e dei corridoi umanitari

All meetings of prayer for peace
• DOCUMENTS

Appello al Parlamento ungherese sui profughi e i minori richiedenti asilo

Corso di Alta Formazione professionale per Mediatori europei per l’intercultura e la coesione sociale

Omelia di S.E. Card. Antonio Maria Vegliò alla preghiera "Morire di Speranza". Lampedusa 3 ottobre 2014

Omelia di S.E. Card. Vegliò durante la preghiera "Morire di speranza"

Nomi e storie delle persone ricordate durante la preghiera "Morire di speranza". Roma 22 giugno 2014

Le vittime dei viaggi della speranza - grafici

all documents

PHOTOS

1253 visits

1224 visits

1195 visits

1160 visits

1223 visits
all the related media