Greek Independence Day, national holiday celebrated annually in Greece on March 25, commemorating the start of the War of Greek Independence in 1821. It coincides with the Greek Orthodox Church’s celebration of the Annunciation to the Theotokos, when the Archangel Gabriel appeared to Mary and told her that she would bear the son of God.

Greek Independence Day, national holiday celebrated annually in Greece on March 25, commemorating the start of the War of Greek Independence in 1821. It coincides with the Greek Orthodox Church’s celebration of the Annunciation to the Theotokos, when the Archangel Gabriel appeared to Mary and told her that she would bear the son of God.

#YaSascom Read more about Greek Independence Day (Ottoman Empire 1820's) at http://yasas.com/calendar/holidays/?greek-independence-day

#YaSascom Read more about Greek Independence Day (Ottoman Empire 1820's) at http://yasas.com/calendar/holidays/?greek-independence-day

Why a parade for Greek Independence. Ottoman Rule / Tourkokratia - Conditions for Greek Revolution (1453-1821)

Why a parade for Greek Independence. Ottoman Rule / Tourkokratia - Conditions for Greek Revolution (1453-1821)

In preparation for Greek Independence Day...a Greek flag cake!! Made by The Sweet Spot, Athens

In preparation for Greek Independence Day...a Greek flag cake!! Made by The Sweet Spot, Athens

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Baklava Rolls (Sourota)_In honor of Greek Independence Day, we decided to make one the most famous and traditional Greek desserts we could think of... baklava! And were not talking just regular run-of-the-mill baklava in a pan or in triangles, which is typically how you will find it. We made baklava rolls! Baklava rolls are known as sourota in Greece. It makes eating the baklava easy and fun.

Baklava Rolls (Sourota)_In honor of Greek Independence Day, we decided to make one the most famous and traditional Greek desserts we could think of... baklava! And were not talking just regular run-of-the-mill baklava in a pan or in triangles, which is typically how you will find it. We made baklava rolls! Baklava rolls are known as sourota in Greece. It makes eating the baklava easy and fun.

Nikitaras- Greek Independence Day, 3/25/1821

Nikitaras- Greek Independence Day, 3/25/1821

Tsamikos Dance (greek) on Flickr. Via Flickr:www.nickafkas.com Boston USA 2013 Greek Independence day Celebration in Boston.  Action-shot during a “Tsamiko” Greek traditional dance! (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsamiko)

Tsamikos Dance (greek) on Flickr. Via Flickr:www.nickafkas.com Boston USA 2013 Greek Independence day Celebration in Boston. Action-shot during a “Tsamiko” Greek traditional dance! (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsamiko)

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