Tonight we are visiting Dimitrina (fertile), Dimitar (fertile), Dima, Dimo, Dimka, Dragan (kind, loving), Dragana, Mitko, Mitra.
Ritual table: cake with apples, stew rooster sacrifice of sheep meat.
The celebration, called Mitrovden in folk marks the beginning of winter, “St. George summer brings St. Demetrius – winter.” Sv. Dimitar rides a red horse and his beard first snowflakes fall. “When it’s Dimitri comes and the snow,” it is the popular belief.