Freedom is happiness.. It is not given, it is taken (Netaji).
Tomorrow is a great celebration for Lithuania. On this day in 1918, Lithuania gained independence from the rule of Russia and Germany.
For this reason I want to mark this day with people all over the world.
Some facts about Lithuania:
>The capital of Lithuania is Vilnius.
>The population of the country as estimated in 2011 is 3,244,000.
>The litas is a national currency of Lithuania.
>The official language of Lithuania is Lithuanian. It is the oldest living Indo-European language.
>Neighboring countries: Latvia, Belarus, Poland, and Russia.
>In our own language, the country is called Lietuva.
>Basketball is the most popular sport in Lithuania, called second religion of the country.
>Forest covers 1/3 of Lithuania.
>A popular traditional Lithuanian dish is Cepelinai, this is an oval shaped potato dumpling filled with ground meat, cheese or mushrooms.
>Lithuanians first in the world invented way to make vodka from corn.
>In Lithuania, beer is very popular and is listed in the category of beverages which are easy on the pocket. Also, Lithuanian brewers have won many prizes at the international level.
Hello - labas
Good morning - labas rytas
Good afternoon - laba diena
Good evening - labas vakaras
Thank You - Ačiū (achiu)
I love you - aš (ash) tave myliu
Thanks for Your attention!!