Grandfather Frost and Snow Maiden ride a sleigh in central Moscow

Actors dressed as Ded Moroz, the Russian equivalent of Santa Claus, and his granddaughter Snegurochka ride a sleigh, driven by a coachman, during a festive pre-holiday ceremony in central Moscow, Dec. 5.

Actors dressed as Ded Moroz, the Russian equivalent of Santa Claus, and his granddaughter Snegurochka ride a sleigh, driven by a coachman, during a festive pre-holiday ceremony in central Moscow, Dec. 5.

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They arrived in the capital from their residence in the town of Veliky Ustyug

Actors dressed as Ded Moroz (Grandfather Frost), the Russian equivalent of Santa Claus, and his granddaughter Snegurochka (Snow Maiden) ride a sleigh, driven by a coachman, during a festive pre-holiday ceremony in central Moscow, Dec. 5, 2015. Ded Moroz and Snegurochka arrived in the capital from their residence in the town of Veliky Ustyug.

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