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Bulgarians mark beekepers saint day by blessing jars of honey

AFP, 11 Feb 2021
With fewer people, face masks and wishes for good health, Bulgarians mark the day of Saint Haralampi, patron saint of beekeepers, by blessing hundreds of jars of honey in a church in the southwestern town of Blagoevgrad. After the service every believer takes their jar home and uses the honey as medicine throughout the year.

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