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09/13/2018The invitation from the Basque Government to celebrate the Day of the Diaspora couldn’t have been better received by the euskal etxeas. It responded to the needs of Basque clubs to give themselves visibility and to vindicate themselves, given the impression that their history, reality and commitment to the future are not as well known in Euskal Herria. Surely, that is why the proposal to celebrate ...
09/12/2018Since the world has existed Basques have paid attention to their pioneer and exploring instincts, and this has led them to leave; leave their homeland and reach the most remote corners of the planet. Over the years, the reasons why they have set out have changed, but they have continued to gather wherever they have gone. The ways they gather with other Basques has also evolved when away from home. ...
09/11/2018The celebration of the Day of the Basque Diaspora in Donostia began at noon with some 50 individuals attending, in a gathering organized by EuskalKultura.com. In this first edition, the best format and simplest, was gathering everyone for lunch so that people from different countries in the Basque Diaspora could meet and share a fun day in festive vindication of the reality of our Diaspora.
Beginning today we will publish a series of articles about the various Day of the Basque Diaspora celebrations that took place around the world and the success they enjoyed. Beginning in the Basque Country we include two articles about events that took place at the Lehendakaritza in Vitoria-Gasteiz and at the Hotel Heredad de Unanue in Donostia. The first edition has set the path for future editions with an eye on the Diaspora deservedly recognizing its reality and its contributions, in Euskadi as well as around the world.
09/08/2018Today is the Day of the Basque Diaspora. It is being celebrated for the first time with the intention of it becoming an annual event in the Basque Country as well as among Basques in communities around the world. It was an old request that the current Directorate for the Basque Community Abroad has put into place. At the official event that will be held today in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Lehendkarai Urkullu will ...
08/10/2018Any occasion where we can celebrate, introduce and vindicate our Diaspora are welcome, especially in a festive context. As such, EuskalKultura.com is joining in the initiatives to celebration Euskal Diasporaren Eguna – Day of the Basque Diaspora on September 8th, Saturday, inviting members of the Diapsora who may be in the Basque Country on this date, and other who are interested in the Diaspora to ...
07/23/2018The tutorial, a short film “A recipe almost as old as the mate hole,” is a project of Fernanda Sanjurio Olavarria, A/V producer from Uruguay that has lived in Argentina for the last two years. As much from Rio Plata as the star drink of the film, Fernanda has had to explain innumerable times to outsiders what mate is, thus the origin of the project.
07/11/2018July's Artists of the Month at the Northeastern Nevada Museum in Elko is 'Ahizpak' (sisters). Sisters Maite Iribarren-Gorrindo and Izar Bicandi started a business and they called it Ahizpak, meaning "sisters" in Basque. They specialized in handmade welded objects that reflect their Basque heritage. You should take a look to Ahizpak's material. If you are in the ...
06/26/2018The Governing Council of the Basque Executive approved the appointment of Jorge Fernandez Quintela as the new Delegate of Euskadi in the US at its meeting this morning. Fernandez will now replace Ander Caballero Barturen, who had served in this capacity until recently.