Tag: Mardi Gras

  • Le 9 fĂ©vrier, c’est Mardi gras ! Carnival !

              English: Mardi-Gras (literally “Fat Tuesday”) is originally a catholic event which marks the end of the “week of the seven fat days” which were known as “jours charnels” (meaning carnival) in the old days. Before Ash Wednesday, the start of the fasting period of Lent, people celebrated in many diverse ways as it was […]