Julian Calendar Christmas New Year

Observing The Julian Calendar Christmas, observed by Orthodox Churches Trying to get pictures from around the World as recent as possible but any date will do. So far I have pictures from Serbia, Georgia, Isle of Man and Russia If you'd like to contribute let me add your name to the board
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This woman was lighting a candle at Vladimir Ravnoapostolny Cathedral in Sochi    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-16453975

Lighting a candle in celebration of the Russian Orthodox Christmas - which according to the old calendar falls on January 7

Turkey, Greek Orthodox swimmers hold the wooden cross in the Bosphorus river's Golden Horn after a mass as part of celebrations of the Epiphany day at the Church of Fener Orthodox Patriarchiate in Istanbul, on January 6, 2012    http://www.washingtonpost.com/-/2012/01/06/gIQAX9n7eP_photo.html

Turkey, Greek Orthodox swimmers hold the wooden cross in the Bosphorus river's Golden Horn after a mass as part of celebrations of the Epiphany day at the Church of Fener Orthodox Patriarchiate in Istanbul, on January 6, 2012 http://www.washingtonpost.com/-/2012/01/06/gIQAX9n7eP_photo.html

Men dressed as shepherds take part in a religious procession to mark the Orthodox Christmas in Tbilisi, Georgia, Friday, Jan. 7, 2011    Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/pictures-orthodox-christmas-2011-1?op=1#ixzz1inepVPHF

MERRY CHRISTMAS!

Men dressed as shepherds take part in a religious procession to mark the Orthodox Christmas in Tbilisi, Georgia, Friday, Jan. 7, 2011 Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/pictures-orthodox-christmas-2011-1?op=1#ixzz1inepVPHF

Historical re-enactors dressed as Russian imperial soldiers from the French Invasion of Russia of 1812 fire a cannon during celebrations to mark the Russian Orthodox Christmas in St. Petersburg, Russia, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012    http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/photos/4/46a4aa83-7919-45b1-adb0-db1c371d2ee7.html?SITE=VALYD&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT

Historical re-enactors dressed as Russian imperial soldiers from the French Invasion of Russia of 1812 fire a cannon during celebrations to mark the Russian Orthodox Christmas in St. Petersburg, Russia, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012 http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/photos/4/46a4aa83-7919-45b1-adb0-db1c371d2ee7.html?SITE=VALYD&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT

A boy eats a caramel-covered apple during a traditional gathering by a bonfire in Macedonia's capital Skopje, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012, a night before Christian Orthodox Christmas Eve.     http://www.kansascity.com/2012/01/05/3355118/star-shots-best-photos-from-january.html#slide-31

A boy eats a caramel-covered apple during a traditional gathering by a bonfire in Macedonia's capital Skopje, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012, a night before Christian Orthodox Christmas Eve. http://www.kansascity.com/2012/01/05/3355118/star-shots-best-photos-from-january.html#slide-31

Orthodox New Year Jan 14    Dubai: New Year at Downtown Dubai as the colours of the UAE national flag lit the night sky and brilliantly draped the Burj Khalifa in an eight-minute fireworks display on New Year Night Celebration    Video of the Fireworks  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oTbexp9At5g&feature=related

Orthodox New Year Dubai: New Year at Downtown Dubai as the colours of the UAE national flag.

Ukraine, In 2010 Then Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko greets people during the Orthodox Christmas celebrations. Photograph: Aleksandr Prokopenko/pool/EPA    She is currently spending 2012 Christmas as a Political Prisoner    She has a court pending before the European Court of Human Rights  http://en.rian.ru/world/20111220/170387983.html

Orange sunset as Ukraine poll heralds turn to Russia

Kyrgyzstan, A boy lights a candle during an Orthodox Christmas service in a church in Bishkek on January 6, 2012

Kyrgyzstan, A boy lights a candle during an Orthodox Christmas service in a church in Bishkek on January 2012

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