This year's Winter Solstice celebration will be held in Karos, Borsod Abaúj Zemplén county on December 21, 2015 write the Hungarian Turan Foundation.
Karos is an evocative location for the event as the town is famous for being one of the conquest period's richest archaeological sites. Graves of the leaders of the advancing Hungarian army have been found in the region suggesting that the area could have been an early royal center.
The longest night of the year will be lit up by bonfires; shaman and minstrel songs will be performed throughout the night. Those who wish to celebrate one of the most treasured ancient holiday traditions are welcome to attend the event write the Hungarian Turan Foundation!
(kurultaj.hu – hungarianambiance.com)