Test your knowledge on Czech Republic. Radio Prague April 2018 quiz focused on Czech tradition on Easter. In the Czech Republic, the Easter season, known as Velikonoce. . Easter Monday is the national holiday, and traditionally it is a time when women get whipped with a braided rod of willow.
Traditionally, boys in villages go around from door to door on Easter Monday to slap women, even strangers, on the legs, thighs or buttocks with the whip. The victim is supposed to give the boy an egg or some chocolate.