Horsemen Celebrate St. Stephen's with Traditional Blessings

Ċ entjernej, 26 December - Some 2,000 people gathered in Dolenja Stara vas, a village near Sentjernej (SE), on Sunday, as some 160 horse owners brought their animals for a traditional blessing on St. Stephens Day.

Dolenja Stara vas pri Sentjerneju
Horse owners bring their animals for a traditional St. Stephen's blessing.
Photo: Rasto Bizic/STA

Dolenja Stara vas pri Sentjerneju
Horse owners bring their animals for a traditional St. Stephen's blessing.
Photo: Rasto Bizic/STA

Dolenja Stara vas pri Sentjerneju
Horse owners bring their animals for a traditional St. Stephen's blessing.
Photo: Rasto Bizic/STA

Dolenja Stara vas pri Sentjerneju
Horse owners bring their animals for a traditional St. Stephen's blessing.
Photo: Rasto Bizic/STA

Dolenja Stara vas pri Sentjerneju
Horse owners bring their animals for a traditional St. Stephen's blessing.
Photo: Rasto Bizic/STA

Dolenja Stara vas pri Sentjerneju
Horse owners bring their animals for a traditional St. Stephen's blessing.
Photo: Rasto Bizic/STA

Dolenja Stara vas pri Sentjerneju
Horse owners bring their animals for a traditional St. Stephen's blessing.
Photo: Rasto Bizic/STA

Dolenja Stara vas pri Sentjerneju
Horse owners bring their animals for a traditional St. Stephen's blessing.
Photo: Rasto Bizic/STA

Dolenja Stara vas pri Sentjerneju
Horse owners bring their animals for a traditional St. Stephen's blessing.
Photo: Rasto Bizic/STA

Dolenja Stara vas pri Sentjerneju
Horse owners bring their animals for a traditional St. Stephen's blessing.
Photo: Rasto Bizic/STA

Dolenja Stara vas pri Sentjerneju
Horse owners bring their animals for a traditional St. Stephen's blessing.
Photo: Rasto Bizic/STA

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