Just a single photo remains of Latvia's November 18, 1918 independence declaration in the Latvian National Theatre building – and this testifies to
The history of Latvia is a complex one, full of dramatic twists and lucky turns, but one element is always at the core of it all - our striving for Freedom. With arms in a battlefield, singing revolutions, or national crowd-funding projects, this is our way of saying: "We all understand what freedom means, as she begins in every one of us". One testimony to that - the story of our Freedom Monument.
This article first appeared on the Satori.lv Centenary Magazine: the music historian Armands Znotiņš is examining what he sees to be the ten most i
Once every five years our small nation of 2 million people living by the Baltic Sea in Northern Europe becomes the largest choir in the world.
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In honour of Latvia’s Centenary, the Latvian Institute (LI) has created a new video, dedicated to the power and strength of Latvian nation and stat
Latvia - celebrating 100
Where do Latvians charge their souls when the batteries are low? Here. Our land is our strength, our ancient songs – our guiding light. Latvia – our power-station by the Baltic Sea, in Northern Europe, celebrating one hundred years.
Latvian version of the video, as well as versions with Russian, French and German subtitles you can find here.
Production: Latvian Institute, DDB Latvija, Tritone Studio
Director: Lauris Ābele
One hundred years, one hundred stories – snapshots of the codes of our consciousness, values and virtues, a glimpse at both the changeable and the
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Happy Centenary, dear Estonians!
Hand to hand. From people to people. Wishing to thank for the friendship and support, the people of Latvia delivered symbolic birthday cakes to our neighbouring countries Lithuania, Estonia and Finland as our greeting on their upcoming centenaries. By bicycles, vintage cars, motorcycles, tractors, SUP boards – the journey of the cakes was filmed to be made into three "road-movies". Today, we present our greetings to Estonia. Palju õnne Eesti 100!