All of you that have visit Greece you know what is happening today!
Today is Tsiknopempti (Fat Thursday)!
In Orthodoxy Wednesday and Friday are days of fasting. So Thursday was the apropriate day for food! Tsiknopempti is 11 days before the Clean Monday. It is a day of fun and preparation for Lent before Easter.
It’s a Greek tradition. Everyone eats meat today. People gather all together and grill meat like steaks, souvlaki, lamb etc.
Here I post the Greek Syrtaki, a song that we all listen to today: