The Third Holiday

19 January 2013 10:41  7228851 029434
The Third Holiday

Today, believers celebrate Epiphany - the third and final great holiday of Christmas and New Year cycle. On this day, according to the belief, the water acquires special properties, the ability to heal physical and spiritual ailments. Therefore, many people, despite the winter weather, on January 19, dive into the river. Journalists of Tisa-1 channel asked the weatherman Andriy Zolotaryov and the head of the museum of folk architecture Vasyl Kotsan about the weather of this day, and about the traditions.

 

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