Important days of the Roma nation
In recent history, we find days that were very important for our nation, culture, and emancipation. These are the most important: International Roma Day, Roma Resistance Day, Roma Holocaust Memorial Day, International Day of Romani Language.
International Roma Day (8.4.)
The tradition of International Roma Day dates back to 1971 when the International Romani Union was founded. The delegates of the union established the form of the Romani flag and the wording...
Roma Holocaust Memorial Day (2.8.)
During World War II, Roma from various European countries were imprisoned in the Gypsy camp in the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp complex. Over 22,000 men, women, and children were...
International Day of Romani Language (5.11.)
Romani is an ancient Indian language. The number of speakers in Europe can only be estimated based on statistics from different countries between 4.6 and 12 million with a realistic average of...