Teutonic Order

Conquering hill forts in Kaunas and around

The ancient artefacts are popular sightseeing spots as they usually reveal stunning panoramas. So, put on your climbing shoes and see you on the hill in...

Proposal to call 2021 year of Tatar history and culture

Arunas Gumuliauskas, chairman of the Lithuanian parliamentary Commission for the Cause of Freedom and the National Historical Memory, has proposed calling...

The mythology of the Battle of Saulė

The raid of the Christian army against Lithuania in 1236 was dictated by the political circumstances that occurred after the Curonians’ surrender to...

Searching for things in common between Lithuanians and Poles may be the best response to the efforts to divide them (1)

States antagonistic to Lithuania often employ the strategy of “divide and conquer” to foment division within the country and between it and its allies....

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...