Gromnitsa - February 2
Gromnitsa - the only day in the winter, when the storm can happen - you can hear the thunder and see the lightning. Therefore Serbs call this holiday "Svjetlo."
Day devoted wife of Perun Dodola-Malanitse (Lightning) - goddess of lightning and feeding children.
Gromnitsa in the dead of winter reminds us that even the most terrible disasters can be a ray of light - as a bright lightning in the middle of a fierce winter. There is always hope. Malanitsu Slavs celebrated for what it gives them hope for a speedy spring.
Gromnitsu on the weather forecast the weather. What is the weather that day - so is the whole February. Clear, sunny day brought an early spring.
On Gromnitsu drops - in early spring believe if blizzard Razgulyaev - long the weather blizzard, to the end of the month.