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The Orthodox Christmas Tradition

PostPosted: Wed Jan 06, 2016 8:44 pm
by Speak-Ez
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Those that observe the Orthodox Christmas tradition are doing so at this time because they are following the Julian calendar.

Let us provide a link to the BBC site where they focus on pictures for people to get a feel for the various ways the Orthodox Christmas is observed.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-35246763

And for those that might want to study the subject a little deeper than that which can be learned from the BBC staff, let me provide another link:

http://hubpages.com/holidays/Orthodox-C ... Traditions

One more thing, if you wish to learn a little more about what is going on with this Julian calendar business, here is a good start:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julian_calendar

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