Old New Year: When the feast must go on

According to the religious Russian traditions, Old New Year is not the end of winter holidays. Feast finally ends on January 19, when Russian Orthodox Christians celebrate the Baptism of Jesus.

According to the religious Russian traditions, Old New Year is not the end of winter holidays. Feast finally ends on January 19, when Russian Orthodox Christians celebrate the Baptism of Jesus.

Alexey Smirnoff

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