All you need to know about a Jordan – a cross-shaped hole in the ice used for Orthodox Epiphany

Orthodox believers are expected to celebrate Epiphany by confessing their sins and breaking bread; instead, they go ice-dipping to enjoy a buzz of adrenaline.

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