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Mardi Gras also called Shrove Tuesday, or Fat Tuesday, in English, refers to events of the ... In the Czech Republic it is a folk tradition to celebrate Mardi Gras, which is called Masopust (meat-fast i.e. beginning of fast there). The main ...

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Learn about the origins of Mardi Gras, which can be traced back to medieval Europe.

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Find out more about the history of Mardi Gras, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

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Feb 12, 2013 ... As Mardi Gras bacchanalia break out in New Orleans and elsewhere, get the facts about this raucous affair.

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Learn about the history of Mardi Gras and how it got its beginnings. Discover the lore and mystery of this New Orleans festive event.

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Learn all about Mardi Gras on MardiGras.com. When is Mardi Gras? Read about the history of Carnival, view archival photos, and learn the traditions of Mardi ...

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Mar 4, 2014 ... Mardi Gras literally means "Fat Tuesday" in French (called Pancake ... Fat Tuesday, as it is known in English, is a long-standing tradition of the ...

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Mar 2, 2014 ... This year's Mardi Gras, a festival marked by an endless cyclone of feathers, costumes, beads and booze that whips through city streets all over ...

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Feb 27, 2017 ... Mardi Gras is part of the larger Carnival celebration held worldwide, but New ... But the most renowned tradition of Mardi Gras — the parades ...