Traditions of Russian New Year

By |2014-12-28T03:45:36+00:00December 28th, 2014|Categories: Christmas & New Year, Holidays|Tags: , |

New Year is the most beloved and celebrated holiday among Russians. Full of rich history, fascinating traditions and amusing customs, New Year celebrations trace back to Pagan Rus’. Back in those days, the year’s beginning was celebrated with the beginning of nature’s revival — usually in mid-March. Sometime in the late 14th or early 15th century, [...]