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The Presentation of the Lord: the history of the holiday and folk signs
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The Presentation of the Lord: the history of the holiday and folk signs

Hello. The descent of the Lord in 2017 celebrates all Orthodoxy on February 15. What is the history of this holiday, you will learn from this article. What kind of holiday? The entire Orthodox population of the world celebrates the great feast - the Meeting of the Lord. On this day, the elder Simeon was brought to the temple baby Jesus. What is the date of this event?

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Lovely and kind! Congratulations on March 8!

It always happens so - in congratulations on March 8, they begin to sing the unusual, beauty, kindness, tenderness of women. What is there to dissemble, the way it is, and this day - it is like the birthday of a woman - is just another reason to remind all women how important they are in this world. Watch and listen to an amazing parable about the creation of a woman performed by Ivan Okhlobystin. Yes, she is such a woman - she can work 18 hours a day and not get tired, she can hug so that any pain can pass.
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Orthodox holiday: honey saved

Hello everyone. Let's build a tradition - acquaintance with Orthodox holidays. Today we find out how Honey has saved. Sweet holiday The date of the holiday has a fixed number, 2017 is not an exception. What number of Russians will celebrate Honey saved? In August, the 14th. Next comes Apple Savior, followed by Nut.
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How to decorate the house for the New Year - we make beauty in the house ourselves

Greetings to all visitors of my blog! The Christmas theme is of concern to those people who are happy to meet the Year of the Red Rooster, which means everyone! The topic of our conversation - How to decorate the house for the New Year. Let us decorate the house so that the festive mood captures all the household members now, we will try to decorate the house with our own hands, starting from the eaves to the walls.
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How to decorate a beautiful Christmas tree for the New Year

As the theater begins with a hanger, so the New Year begins with a Christmas tree. Only when the green beauty shines with lights and glitters with toys, will a holiday enter the house. If the design of the decoration of the Christmas tree is thought out in advance, prepare everything you need, then the tree will delight the eyes of not only the owners, but also the guests. Let's read about how to beautifully decorate the Christmas tree.
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The Annunciation of the Most Holy Theotokos on Holy Saturday - what does this mean?

Hello. The Annunciation of the Most Holy Theotokos is the great feast of all believers. In the hectic days, many have forgotten about the tradition of celebrating the Annunciation. We will try to remember them in order to never forget and pass them on to our children. What date is the Annunciation celebrated? The Annunciation is the day of the remembrance of how the Mother of God learned that she would give birth to Christ, and that this would happen in a wonderful way — through the descent of the Holy Spirit upon Her.
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Name of weddings by years of marriage: traditions and gifts

Greetings blog readers! Useful information for all those waiting for the anniversary of the wedding. The name of weddings by years of marriage will help spouses and relatives to choose gifts, formulate congratulations, remember traditions. Wedding anniversary - a bright family holiday Wedding day without exaggeration is an important, happy and bright event in the life of all couples.
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Sincere wishes for the New Year

The last days of the year ... What did this year give us? Good, happy, unreal happy ... And what did you take? Another year of life? Or what more? ... I hope you survived this loss and you know that life goes on despite everything ... What do you remember? Is there anything left in the soul that makes you want to smile, even if it's sad ... And what do you want to forget so much?
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How to celebrate New Year 2019 Pigs in the family circle: signs, table setting, menu

Greetings to all readers of the blog! How to celebrate New Year 2019 Pigs are the hottest topic on New Year's Eve. We have found for you the answers to all holiday questions. You will learn useful signs, how to set the table, what menu will suit the Mistress of the year, what color will bring good luck and wealth to the house. In order not to interrupt the connection of the times Preparation for the New Year is in full swing.
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Easter eggs are a beautiful tradition for everyone

Hello, dear friends. Everyone will paint eggs for Easter? A wonderful tradition that does not lose its relevance in our days. From this article you will learn many interesting things about the preparation of Easter gifts. Family tradition Easter eggs are usually made by the whole family, attracting small children to this magic.
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Orthodox Trinity: when and how to celebrate, what to do and what not to

Hello, dear readers. The Orthodox Trinity is celebrated 7 weeks (on the 50th day) after Easter. What customs and traditions accompany this holiday, learn from this article. When will we celebrate the Trinity? How many are celebrating the Trinity? In 2018, the holiday falls on May 27th. Since Easter does not have a specific number, therefore, the Holy Trinity is celebrated depending on the number of Easter and always on Sunday.
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Ancient traditions: why give a silver spoon to the first tooth

Hello! The appearance of the first tooth of a baby is a great event for young parents and grandparents. And why give a spoon to the first tooth, where did this tradition go, who should give, we learn them from this article. To give a spoon is an ancient tradition. The tradition of giving a spoon of silver to a newborn baby goes back centuries.
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The healing power of the baptismal water and its properties

Hello, dear readers! The holiday of Epiphany is approaching, people will go to bathe in the font, to take holy water. But before using this blessed gift of Heaven, it would be interesting to learn about the healing properties of the water of the Epiphany. Special properties of water Water recruited for Holy Epiphany has special properties.
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Raduitsa in 2018 among the Orthodox - what number, signs and traditions

Hello, dear readers. Radunitsa in 2018 among Orthodox Christians falls on April 17th. What is this holiday and how our ancestors celebrated it, learn from this article. What you need to know about Radonitsa (Radunitsa) What is the number of celebrating one of the most important holidays this year - Radunitsa? Orthodox Radunitsa in 2018 is celebrated on April 17th.
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New Year signs: how to lure happiness into a house in the New Year

My greeting to all! There is very little time left before the New Year, so it's time to talk about what New Year signs are and what you need to do to lure happiness into your home in the New Year. Ancient signs Omens accumulated over the centuries, so do not neglect them. For example: If before the New Year you touch the threshold with your left foot, then wait for failure, and with your right, to good events.
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The Presentation of the Lord: the history of the holiday and folk signs

Hello. The descent of the Lord in 2017 celebrates all Orthodoxy on February 15. What is the history of this holiday, you will learn from this article. What kind of holiday? The entire Orthodox population of the world celebrates the great feast - the Meeting of the Lord. On this day, the elder Simeon was brought to the temple baby Jesus. What is the date of this event?
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What can and can not be done at the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Hello, dear readers. The feast of the Nativity of the Most Holy Mother of God is the most important church holiday, which is celebrated on September 21. Conversation with the Virgin The feast of the birth of the Virgin embodies the brightest in life. Virgin Mary is the personification of family happiness, fertility. On this day, you should definitely visit the temple, pray a lot, talk with the Most Holy Theotokos, talk about your needs, experiences, and share your thoughts.
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Interesting and tasty traditions: apple saved

Hello. We continue to get acquainted with the summer Orthodox holidays. Apple Spas - the second holiday in August. Consecration of the fruits of the new harvest Augustus is rich not only in the harvest, but also on the Orthodox holidays. First, on August 14, all believers celebrated Honey Spas. He is followed by Apple Spas.
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