• Koliva

Coliva, Kollyva, Kollyba, Colivă

(Greek) (Romanian)

wheat, , walnuts, almonds, raisins, crackers, sugar, cinnamon, sesame seeds

Koliva is a traditional memorial dish in the Orthodox Church made primarily of wheat, which is symbolic of life and regeneration. Like wheat, people are buried in order to grow and have a new life.

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