How to celebrate Christmas in Ukrainian cities

Как праздновали Рождество в украинских городах

Across Ukraine held a festive divine services and festivities.

Today the Orthodox and Greek Catholics of Ukraine celebrate Christmas. The 14 thousands of churches across Ukraine held Christmas services.

The Primate of the UOC (KP) Patriarch Filaret headed the festive all night vigil in the Vladimir Cathedral in Kiev.

On the day of the vigil of the Nativity of Christ, January 6, his Beatitude Metropolitan Onufry divine Liturgy at the refectory Church of the Holy Dormition Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra.

In Kiev, the festivities on the occasion of the festival staged in the heart of the city. Here installed the carousel, theme installation and photo zone.

In the winery in honour of the Nativity was opened by the exhibition of dedougou symbol of a new year of prosperity and harvest.

Как праздновали Рождество в украинских городах

 

 

In Odessa on January 7, held the open folklore festival and the holiday parade of trams. In addition, on Dumskaya square were treated to a chocolate–gingerbread cake Christmas decorated cake.

Как праздновали Рождество в украинских городах

 

 

In Kharkiv, January 7, held the Christmas festivities in the Park, where guests were welcomed with performances by folk groups, folk contests and fun.

Как праздновали Рождество в украинских городах

 

 

In Lviv on January 6, the Christmas began with the establishment of a three-meter Didukh.Also, around Lviv traditionally set the Nativity set.

Recall, January 7 the Orthodox and Greek Catholics in Ukraine celebrate Christmas. As reported, the worship was attended by five million Ukrainians.

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