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The War of Independence against the Habsburgs broke out on 15th March 1848 in Pest-Buda, the capital of Hungary. Since the end of the nineteenth century 15th March is the Hungarians' greatest national holiday expressing the unity of the nation and the values of bourgeoisie civilization. The pre...

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Main Author: Erdélyi Mónika
Format: Book part
Published: 2004
Series:Szegedi vallási néprajzi könyvtár 13
Rítusok, folklór szövegek 13
Kulcsszavak:Folklór - magyar, Ünnep - Magyarország, Magyarország története - 19. sz.
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Online Access:http://acta.bibl.u-szeged.hu/69901
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Summary:The War of Independence against the Habsburgs broke out on 15th March 1848 in Pest-Buda, the capital of Hungary. Since the end of the nineteenth century 15th March is the Hungarians' greatest national holiday expressing the unity of the nation and the values of bourgeoisie civilization. The present study analyzes the formation of the holiday. In 1849, the fight against Austria was still going strong. Contemporary Hungarians symbolically in due remembrance of 15th March, and they rose it onto a sacred level. They considered it, to be symbolic manifestation of freedom, equality and fraternity.
Physical Description:159-173
ISBN:963 9406 78 3
ISSN:1419-1288