25th of March: The Greek National Day

Published on: 23 Mar 2012
by Fileo


The Celebration of Greece’s National Day is traditionally observed by Greeks everywhere as an expression of gratitude for the sacrifices of their forefathers who took the fateful risk on that Day to stand up against the Ottoman Empire in order to reclaim their freedom and live with dignity at last. The liberation which came after years of bloody struggle ended four long Centuries of brutal suppression and factual slavery.