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Easter Monday


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The Monday after Easter is a special day in the countries of Central Europe.

In Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary, it is traditional for a boy to go to a girl’s home and pour water on her.

The belief is that water will provide a woman with health and beauty.

The tradition is still practiced to this day. However, nowadays the water is often replaced by perfume.

to pour: flow (e.g. water) in a stream.
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