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Žemaičių Kalvarija

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Žemaičių Kalvarija (Samogitian: Žemaitiu Kalvarėjė, Samogitian Calvary) is a small town in Plungė district municipality, Lithuania. [1]

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Aušrininkai was a semi-formal socialist student movement in Lithuania that formed around the Aušrinė (morning star) magazine.

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Žemaičių Kalvarija eldership

Žemaičių Kalvarija eldership (Žemaičių Kalvarijos seniūnija) is an eldership in Plungė District Municipality, Lithuania to the northeast from Plungė.

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Calvary (sanctuary)

Calvary is the hill in Jerusalem where, according to tradition, Jesus was crucified, or a set of religious edifices imitating it, often constructed on hills, sometimes called Sacred Mount or Sacred Mountain.

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Catholic Church in Lithuania

The Catholic Church in Lithuania is part of the worldwide Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope in Rome.

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General Roman Calendar

The General Roman Calendar is the liturgical calendar that indicates the dates of celebrations of saints and mysteries of the Lord (Jesus Christ) in the Roman Rite, wherever this liturgical rite is in use.

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Great Žemaičių Kalvarija Festival

The Great Žemaičių Kalvarija Festival or The Great Samogitian Calvary Festival (Didieji Žemaičių Kalvarijos atlaidai) is a Roman Catholic festival dedicated to St.

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Hill of Crosses

The Hill of Crosses (Lithuanian) is a site of pilgrimage about 12 km north of the city of Šiauliai, in northern Lithuania.

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Jerzy Tyszkiewicz

Jerzy Tyszkiewicz (Jurgis Tiškevičius; 1596–1656) was auxiliary bishop of Vilnius from 1627 to 1633, bishop of Samogitia from 1633 to 1649, and bishop of Vilnius from 1649 to 1656.

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Kalvarija (that means, Calvary) may refer to.

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List of Catholic basilicas

This is a complete list of basilicas of the Roman Catholic Church.

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List of Christian pilgrimage sites

This is a list of sites notable as destinations of Christian pilgrimage, sorted by region and by (modern) country.

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List of towns in Lithuania

Towns in Lithuania (miestelis) retain their historical distinctivness even though for statistical purposes they are counted together with villages.

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Militarism heritage tourism

Militarism heritage tourism is a type of tourism, when people are visiting places of former military sites.

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Motiejus Valančius

Motiejus Valančius (Maciej Wołonczewski, also known by his pen-name Joteika and Ksiądz Maciek; 1801–1875) was a Catholic bishop of Samogitia, historian and one of the best known Lithuanian/Samogitian writers of the 19th century.

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New Jerusalem (disambiguation)

New Jerusalem is a concept in Christianity and other religions.

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Plungė District Municipality

Plungė District Municipality (Plungės rajono savivaldybė, Samogitian: Plongės rajuona savivaldībė) is one of 60 municipalities in Lithuania.

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Roman Catholic Diocese of Telšiai

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Telšiai (Telsen(sis).) is a suffragan Latin diocese in the Ecclesiastical province of the Metropolitan of Kaunas, one of two in Lithuania.

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Samogitia or Žemaitija (Samogitian: Žemaitėjė; Žemaitija; see below for alternate and historical names) is one of the five ethnographic regions of Lithuania. Žemaitija is located in northwestern Lithuania. Its largest city is Šiauliai. Žemaitija has a long and distinct cultural history, reflected in the existence of the Samogitian dialect.

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Shrines to the Virgin Mary

A shrine to the Virgin Mary (or Marian shrine) is a shrine marking an apparition or other miracle ascribed to the Blessed Virgin Mary, or a site on which is centered a historically strong Marian devotion.

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Telšiai Bishop Vincentas Borisevičius Priest Seminary

Telšiai Bishop Vincentas Borisevičius Priest Seminary (Telšių Vyskupo Vincento Borisevičiaus kunigų seminarija) is a Roman Catholic seminary in Telšiai, Lithuania.

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Tourism in Lithuania

Lithuania attracts many tourists from neighbouring countries and all over the world.

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Varduva is a river in northwestern Lithuania.

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Vepriai (simplified Lithuanian transcription, Wieprze) is the largest town in Ukmergė district, Lithuania, situated south-west of Ukmergė with population of about 549 (2011).

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Verkiai Calvary

Verkiai Calvary or Vilnius Calvary is the second oldest calvary in Lithuania after Žemaičių Kalvarija.

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Vytautas Mačernis

Vytautas Mačernis (1921 – 1944) was a Lithuanian poet.

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Zemaiciu Kalvarija, Zemaiciu Kalvarija eldership, Žemaičių Kalvarijoje.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Žemaičių_Kalvarija

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