★ NEW HANDMADE EMBROIDERED TOWEL UKRAINIAN RUSHNIK ★ Rushniks are traditional East Slavic Towels, often decorated with the ornamental pattern. ★ Decorated rushniks are used for ceremonial events. An example of their use would be a host offering his guests bread and salt, which would then be served on a rushnik. Rushniks are also used at religious services, funerals, and other social functions. On each rushnik, there is a decorative pattern, an ornament. The ornaments are commonly designed to show local plants and flowers. ★ The way that a towel is used depends on their name. The very basic rushnik is colloquially called the utiralnik or wiper. The utiralnik is a basic towel that is used to clean up the home. The towel either has no designs on it or it has a very narrow strip on the edges. In contrast, a nabozhnik is a highly decorated towel composing of embroidery and of lace. Nabozhniks, also called nabrazniks or nakutniks are used to decorate icons. ★ Rushniks are widely used in rituals of the Slavic religion and many of these ancient customs have been incorporated into modern observances. The rushnik is used during various ceremonies, including weddings and funerals. During a wedding ceremony, the bride and groom are standing on a towel called a padnozhnik, which tra...
- Color: White With Red Black Embroidery
- Brand: RSHNK LB HTSL
- ASIN: B07D6326JT
- UPC: 766970153862