“Tsiknopempti” marks the beginning of the Carnival celebrations. It is the day when all Cypriots consume enormous amount of meat dishes. - See more at: http://www.heartcyprus.com/blog/tsiknopempti-in-cyprus#sthash.7bQXoG4b.dpuf.
“Tsiknopempti’’ got its name from the Cypriot word “tsikna” which refers to the characteristic smell of meat that is cooked on the charcoals and Pempti wish means Thursday.
Here are some pictures that show how we have celebrate "Tsiknopempti" at our school