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The “Carnevale of Venice” – “Fat Tuesday”

Carnevale of Venice  * The “Carnevale di Venezia” started centuries ago as a period of excess before The Christian period of lent.  Similar Celebrations happen all over the world. Most notably in New Orleans as Mardi Gras and Brazil as Carnevale. * “Carnevale” in Venice * The 40 days of fasting that traditionally comes before Easter.  […]

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