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The Grand Courtyard of Vilnius University and Church of St. Johns.

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Surely one of the most beautiful universities anywhere in the world. On my last visit to the university I took the opportunity to wander around and take some photos on what was a beautiful day.

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Tourists mixed with the students on the site and there was a real buzz around the place as the “freshers” were still getting used to the university.

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I saw a group of students dressed rather unusually in yellow t-shirts and with faces painted being led up Pilis gt by a number of other conventionally dressed students.

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My friend and colleague Renata informed me that this was “baptism” for new students to welcome them to the university (or I think that is what she said but I may have misinterpreted the word).

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Anyway, they seemed to be in a boisterous mood and fully entering into the tradition of the university ( a bit different from…

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