Stories 2019-03-29T12:13:24+00:00

ŠAJBLČKI: RICH POTTERY TRADITION

At Easter Kendov Dvorec will be illuminated by flames in šajblčki, simple clay pots that are typical of Spodnja Idrija. Šajblčki: Rich pottery tradition with nature in mind Text: Helena Pregelj Tušar Photos: Robert Zabukovec In the past the locals filled the pots with tallow or wax and lit them on the tombs of their beloved. Later šajblčki became a symbol of holidays. People would put them along the path of the Resurrection procession on the Eastern morning to light up the way, and also in their homes. The tradition of šajblčki then spread also to the Labour Day and

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