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Christmas peculiarities in Russia

For the last 100 years, Russia has been a nation in constant political and ideological change, and that affected all its culture, specially celebrations, and that involves, between others, Christmas. As in some other Eastern Orthodox countries, and due to the 13-day difference between the newer Gregorian, and older Julian Calendars, Christmas is celebrated on January 7. Unlike its Western

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