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Bazhenov Vlad Class form 8 a Teacher: Teploukhova O.S.
New Years Day is celebrated on the 1 st of January. People gather at midnight on New Years Eve to drink a toast to the coming year. They all hope that the coming year will bring luck to their families and friends.
It is a tradition to decorate New Years tree with toys, colored lights and sweets.
Each family prepare their holiday supper and lay the table. Five minutes before midnight people open a bottle of champagne and when they hear the chimes of the Kremlin Tower Clock at midnight, they drank a toast to the New Year. They wish A Happy New Year to one another and real celebrating begins with a lot of good eating.
In Russia Christmas is celebrated on January 7. On Christmas people celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. It is a religious holiday. This holiday have become the day of family reunion, relax and happiness.
This holiday lasts for a week. Russian people celebrate it at the end of February or at the beginning of March. They say goodbye to winter in these days.
During the Maslenitsa week they always cook pancakes. It is a tradition to cook pancakes and eat them with fish, sour cream, honey, sugar, butter. People prepare fires and burn straw scarecrows of winter.
It is a religious holiday. Easter symbolizes the Revival Of Jesus Christ. Easter has been celebrated widely only for the past several years, after Soviet times ceased. The Soviet Times forbad religious practices.After the church got its power back it became much easier for citizens to express their beliefs.
So nowadays many people go to the church on this holiday and enjoy a joyful day with family. They greet each other with coloured eggs and make an Easter cookie. People here eat cookie with cottage cheese and raisins.