Easter In the town of Skoczów they organize a procession with a straw doll of Judas. The doll is burnt on Saturday in the symbolic act of destroying the evil.
Bowing to the mayor of the town
Rattling Judas out of town
The procession is organized by the town council and a fire brigade. The interesting thing is that recently local priests have opposed the tradition, claiming it is pagan. That is why this year Judas doesn`t go near the church in Skoczów.