I would like to share with you with an interesting legend about Gdańsk historical figure……a captain….
THE CAPITAIN’S SOUL
A LONG TIME AGO THERE WAS A CAPTAIN IN GDAŃSK WHO WAS VERY UNLUCKY : ONCE HIS SHIP WAS DESTROYED BY THE STORM ,THEN HIS STORAGE WAS ROBBED , FINALLY HIS FIANCEE LEFT HIM.TIRED OF ALL THESE FAILURES HE SAT BY THE RIVER AND SIGHED HEAVILY : Continue reading “Historical figure from Gdańsk- a captain”
GHOSTS FROM ADAM AND EWA ‘ S HOUSE
ADAM AND EWA’S HOUSE IS A BEAUTIFUL TENEMENT HOUSE BY THE DŁUGA STREET IN GDAŃSK .HE HOUSE TOOK ITS NAME BECAUSE OF THE SCULPTURES OF THE BIBLE COUPLE SITUATED ON THE FABULOUS, OAK , FRONT DOORS OF THE HOUSE.THE HOUSE BELONGED TO THE WELL – KNOWN AND POWERFUL FERBERS’ FAMILY . HOWEVER , IT HAD BEEN UNINHABITATED FOR A LONG TIME SINCE 1786 WHEN THE LAST HEIR OF THAT FAMILY DIED. OWLS AND BATS LIVED IN ITS NUMEROUS ROOMS AND BEAUTIFUL WINDOWS WERE COVERED WITH WEBS .SOME PEOPLE , WHO WERE BRAVE ENOUGH TO SPEND A NIGHT THERE , SAID LATER THAT THEY HAD BEEN VISITED BY GHOSTS . PEOPLE WERE TELLING THAT IT WAS THOSE DOORS, WHICH HAD EVIL POWER ,TO BLAME FOR EVERYTHING . IT ALL STARTED WHEN AN OLD MERCHANT MARIED A GORGEOUS , YOUNG , COUNCIL’S DAUGHTER . Continue reading “Historical Figures- The Eve’s and Adam’s House in Gdańsk”
One of the students from Erasmus+ group prepared an amazing presentation about the Historical Figures….Polish-legends
Dear Friends, I would like to share with you a legend about a coastal town Jastarnia on the way to Hel Peninsula……
I hope you like it of course connected with our subject: Historical Figures, our starost of Puck, castaways and a big tragedy of them during the storm…….
Continue reading “Historical Figures in Legends- Jastarnia town and its ghosts…..”
Boruta was a devil and also a noble man who died because of his greed and thoughtless behaviour. Now I will present a film but later we will tell you a legend. What is really interesting is a metaphorical sense of it, connected even with German history or inhumane instincts the Nazi had. Destruction, killing and meanness.
There are a lot of historical facts in many legends and personalities who are connected with places and history. We would like to share with you a presentation on it. Memorising two of famous Polish cities Cracow and Gniezno.
Download the presentation here: Historical facts in legends and myths.
The subject is so interesting. We have a lot of different legends connected with famous kings and queens. I would like to introduce a nice presentation about Master Twardowski, King John III Sobieski, Jakub Wejher, Czech, Lech and Rus,places, fact, people connected with legends. Enjoy it and know Polish history and legends a little bit better. Download the presentation: Historical facts, myths and personalities in legends.