Why The Black Heads House?..
The House name first formed in 14th century when the young, unmarried merchants – black heads, settled in Riga city. They were charismatic and skillful in martian arts. Brotherhood name relates to their guardian – Saint Mauricius who lived in the 3rd century A.D. He was a commander of the Roman legion from Egypt who died defending christian beliefs and was pointed to sacred ground.. Symbol of the Brotherhood – head of Mauricius is and interior element and main recognition sign of the Black Heads Brotherhood