Vlad the impaler and the ottoman empire

At Each Kilometer

Ad Honorem
Sep 2012
4,125
Bulgaria
Got it. It had taken place in 1457 idd during the Easter celebrations.
...when Eastern Day came, while all the citizens were feasting and the young ones were dancing he [Dracula] surrounded them [the boyars] … led them together with their wives and children, just as they were dressed up for Easter, to Poenari, where they were put to work until their clothes were torn and they were left naked...
.. after Easter ritual at the Paraclete Chapel the old boyars and their wives were apprehended and impaled beyond the city walls...
It was done as revenge, because these noblemen toppled Vlad’s father and murdered his elder brother a decade earlier.