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Ded Moroz, the Russian Santa - Russia's Santa Claus
The Russian Santa Claus is known as Ded Moroz. “Ded Moroz” translates to “ Grandfather Frost” in English, but most English speakers simply call him “Father ...
The Color Red in Russian Culture
Red is a prominent color in Russian culture and history. The Russian word for red , krasni, was, in the past, also used to describe something beautiful. Today ...
Snegurochka - The Russian Snow Maiden - Eastern Europe Travel
Snegurochka, the Snow Maiden, is a popular seasonal figure in Russian culture. In her most recognizable form, she is Ded Moroz's granddaughter and ...
New and Old New Year's Traditions In Russia - Eastern Europe Travel
The Russian New Year is celebrated in both old and new ways in Russia. Though some traditions mimic our own, others are unique to this country. Find out  ...
Russian Culture - Culture of Russia
Russian Names: Nicknames, Patronymics and Family Names · How do you address a Russian acquaintance or associate? Learn about Russian naming ...
Christmas Traditions in Russia - Eastern Europe Travel - About.com
Christmas in Russia is most widely celebrated on January 7, according to the Orthodox calendar. New Year's Day, January 1st, precedes the Russian Christmas ...
What Is Zavarka? - Eastern Europe Travel - About.com
Concentrated tea brew made especially for the Russian tea ceremony.
Russian Tea Culture - Learn about Russia's Tea Culture
Russian Tea Culture - Learn about Russia's Tea Culture.
Russian Culture - Traditions, Art, and History - Eastern Europe Travel
Russian culture is rich, spanning centuries of Russian history. Russian culture encompasses art, food, traditions, literature, attitudes and more. The culture of ...
Russian Culture 101 in Photos - Gallery of Traditions
This gallery of Russian culture offers a survey Russia's cultural and national traditions. View folk instruments, learn about food in Russia, and view some ...

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