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Five things you must know about the Ukrainian Christmas

Daryna Shevchenko Author: Daryna Shevchenko All articles by this author

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Jan. 06, 2014 18:05
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Carol singing is oneof the most ancient Ukraine Christmas traditions that lasts and developes till nowadays.
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Most Ukrainians celebrate Christmas on Jan. 7, and in the past couple of decades, they have assembled an amazing potpourri of traditions to accompany the celebrations of the season. These can range from hanging up a Christmas wreath, which originates from Ireland, to honoring the symbol of the coming year – a Chinese tradition. 

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