Understanding the notion of tradition is difficulties to give the definition. In the Polish literature sociological, ethnographic or anthropological rare clear definition, the extent to which this concept is applied. The consequence of this is that the notion of tradition does not have too great by explaining. Understanding the essence of tradition as to hand down tradition to posterity between generation in rural communities in Poland. It’s not possible without consideration of it in the wider context of the explaining, which takes account of the impact of multiple elements. For the axis of reflection comparative was adopted by functioning between generation in the traditional model of rural communities.