And the beginning of astronomical summer.

On June 21 in 2020 we have the longest day of the year and the shortest night. In the folk calendar on this day honor the memory of Theodore Stratelates, the patron of the Orthodox army.

If the summer solstice was a bad weather year would be poor and barren. But lots of dew — to the rich harvest. Starry sky — fly to the mushroom. The storm — to the protracted bad weather.

Even more interesting about the nature