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Re: Fwd: [RusynHeritage] Lemko Cemetery Restoration

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  • vchromoho
    Except that it is indeed about the Lemko village Dariv / Darow, as you, Philip, first thought. Machine translators are pretty much total failures when it comes
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      Except that it is indeed about the Lemko village Dariv / Darow, as
      you, Philip, first thought.

      Machine translators are pretty much total failures when it comes to
      dealing with declensions of proper nouns ("w Darowie")!

      --- In bukowsko_triangle@yahoogroups.com, Philip Semanchuk
      <philip@...> wrote:
      >
      > Update on this:
      > Nancy Revak on the Rusyn Heritage list was kind enough to provide
      a
      > translation of the text which I've pasted below.
      >
      > Again Were Here Barbarism
      >
      > In the low Beskid (Beskid Niski) after the "Vistula" action
      (Akcja
      > Visla),
      > there remained many abandoned villages in which remained Lemko
      > cemeteries.
      > These were an object of the incessant devastation. For a dozen or
      so
      > years,
      > different groups of volunteers try to save the remaining
      tombstones.
      > Most from
      > them are in very bad condition, smashed, with broken off
      crosses.
      > Still as
      > before, though, it comes down to acts of the vandalism.
      Restored
      > tombstones
      > still are an object of destruction. Through the cemetery in
      Darowie
      > one took
      > the way to the forest.
      >
      >
      > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/RusynHeritage/message/2278
      >
      >
      >
      > On Jun 30, 2008, at 7:05 PM, Philip Semanchuk wrote:
      >
      > > Hi all,
      > > I'm taking a wild guess that this might be about Darow which is
      a BT
      > > village that I don't know too much about.
      > >
      > > Sorry about the mangling of the Polish characters; that's how it
      came
      > > to me.
      > >
      > > Begin forwarded message:
      > >
      > >> From: "kimkrett" <lemkogirl@...>
      > >> Date: June 30, 2008 9:56:39 AM EDT
      > >> To: RusynHeritage@yahoogroups.com
      > >> Subject: [RusynHeritage] Lemko Cemetery Restoration
      > >> Reply-To: RusynHeritage@yahoogroups.com
      > >>
      > >> Hi Group,
      > >>
      > >> I just came across this video on Polish TV about what I believe
      is
      > >> Lemko cemetery restoration project. The title is "Znów byli tu
      > >> barbarzyñcy." Unfortumately I'm not fluent in Polish. Maybe
      someone
      > >> on
      > >> the list can give specifics. Kim
      > >>
      > >> http://ww6.tvp.pl/7668,20080625741841.strona
      > >>
      > >> W Beskidzie Niskim po akcji "Wis³a" zosta³o wiele opuszczonych
      wsi, w
      > >> których pozosta³y ³emkowskie cmentarze. Te by³y przedmiotem
      > >> nieustannej
      > >> dewastacji. Od kilkunastu lat ró¿ne grupy wolontariuszy staraj¹
      siê
      > >> ratowaæ ocala³e nagrobki. Wiêkszoœæ z nich jest w bardzo z³ym
      stanie,
      > >> porozbijana, z powy³amywanymi krzy¿ami. Nadal jednak dochodzi
      do
      > >> aktów
      > >> wandalizmu. Odremontowane nagrobki w dalszym ci¹gu s¹
      przedmiotem
      > >> dewastacji. Przez cmentarz w Darowie poprowadzono drogê leœn¹.
      > >
      > > ------------------------------------
      > >
      > > Yahoo! Groups Links
      > >
      > >
      > >
      >
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