Grand Duchy of Lithuania

Polish embassy moving to Pac Palace in Vilnius Old Town

Poland is relocating its embassy to the Pac Palace, a historic building in Vilnius' Old Time that the neighboring country purchased 11 years ago.

BC Rytas reveals new logo, featuring Vilnius symbols

The Vilnius-based BC Rytas , which changed its name earlier this summer, on Monday revealed a new logo featuring several symbols of the Lithuanian capital.

Pagan holidays in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania

The writers of Eastern Baltic lands of the 13th-14th centuries were not particularly interested in the holidays and ritual commemoration of the sinful pagan...

The renaissance of historic St. Bartholomew’s fair

Traditional St. Bartholomew ’s Fair certificated as Lithuanian national heritage is revived for the 7th time with a great event reconstructing crafts,...

Manuals on Ars boni moriendi in the GDL

In the Late Middle Ages, the prevalence of apocalyptic mood in Western Europe became more increasingly pronounced. Manifestations of anticipation for the...