Friday, 6 June 2014

Sweden (Flag Day) National Day

National Day of Sweden (Sveriges nationaldag) is a national holiday observed in Sweden on 6 June every year. Prior to 1983, the day was celebrated as Svenska flaggans dag (Swedish flag day). At that time, the day was renamed to the national day by the Riksdag . In 2005 it became a public holiday.

To sew a Swedish flag, here are the
The tradition of celebrating this date began 1916 at the Stockholm Olympic Stadium, in honour of the election of King Gustav Vasa in 1523, as this was considered the foundation of modern Sweden.
Some question the validity of this as a national holiday, as it was not observed as a holiday until decades later. However this event does signify the end of the Danish-ruled Kalmar Union, so in a sense it is a marking of Swedish independence.
Go Sweden!
For tomorrow`s party, June 7th, I'll send out invites with Landmark in the evening on June 6.

Are you familiar with SL "MAP" you can enter ARICO under FIND and 44.167.25 and then you have "LOCATION".


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Hello dear blog readers. I've been in SL since November 2006 and feel experiences in Sl is absolutely amazing in the encounter with other people and other cultures.
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