At Epiphany: traditions that follow Buchynska, and Bronyuk Tabakov
January 19 Orthodox believers celebrate one of the major holidays - the day of Epiphany.
It is believed that on the night of 18 to 19 January water gets medicinal properties and helps spiritual purification and renewal rights. One of the main traditions of Epiphany bathing in the hole, and light water. Dive into the water, which is the beginning of all life on Earth, this day is a sacred custom and, according to legend, this ritual will get rid of troubles and diseases.