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I have a confession to make… I love balls of yarn. I know yarn is often wound in skeins so you can stick your finger in the center and pull out an end, making the process of pulling the yarn easy and it stops yarn from rolling around yourRead More →

Family tree of the Ardalan family

Family tree of the Ardalan family

Elena Ceaușescu was the wife of Romania's Communist leader Nicolae Ceaușescu, and Deputy Prime Minister of Romania. Ceaușescu was the object of a personality cult as intense as that of her husband, which exalted her as the "Mother of the Nation." By all accounts, her vanity and desire for honours exceeded that of her husband.

Elena Ceaușescu was the wife of Romania's Communist leader Nicolae Ceaușescu…

From left to right: Nicolae Ceaușescu, Jimmy Carter, Elena Ceaușescu, Rosalynn Carter. Because Ceaușescu had broken ties with the USSR, the US thought he could be a useful puppet in breaking the Warsaw Pact. But he used them more than they used him, and his atrocities were never questioned.

From left to right: Nicolae Ceausescu, Jimmy Carter, Elena Ceausescu, Rosalynn Carter

Ceauşescu and Kim Il-Sung, North Korea, 1971

Stiri Extreme : Cum l-a tradat Securitatea pe Ceausescu

A history of Europe in pictures

Romanian demonstrators gathered in front of the headquarter of Romanian Communist Party in Buc.

Sächsische Trachten have been worn by the people of Sachsen for hundreds of years, starting around 1550, although their use is in steady decline. One of the regional varieties of the Tracht of Sachsen is shown above. The blue and green dresses of the women’s Tracht are usually adorned with white aprons, schals and a high circular hat. The men’s Tracht usually comes with natural lamb fur coats on dark trousers and vests and white dress shirts. #Siebenbürgen

Sächsische Trachten have been worn by the people of Sachsen for hundreds of years, starting around 1550, although their use is in steady decline. One of the regional varieties of the Tracht of Sachsen is shown above. The blue and green dresses of the women’s Tracht are usually adorned with white aprons, schals and a high circular hat. The men’s Tracht usually comes with natural lamb fur coats on dark trousers and vests and white dress shirts. #Siebenbürgen

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