Riga Latvian Society representatives visit Lithuania

From September 21 to September 22, the Riga Latvian Society representatives visited the neighbouring country Lithuania, celebrating the Balts Unity Day. During the weekend not only the Balts Unity Day was celebrated, but also townís 777th birthday.
The Riga Latvian Society and Folklore Commissionís representatives participated in the celebrationís activities, inviting everyone to find out and dance Lielv‚rde beltís symbolic ornaments. Riga Latvian Society people had meeting with Latvian ambassador in Lithuania M‚rtiÚū Virsis and Vilnius, Joniūkis and Akmene Latvian societiesí representatives. Valuable was participation in the international forum ĄThe Baltic Unity: Perspectives of CommunicationĒ.


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