Today, Orthodox Christians celebrate Assumption of Blessed Virgin Mary

28.08.2018

Today, Orthodox Christians celebrate an important holiday, the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin. The believers face the day of repose and resurrection of the Mother of God with light hearts and without sorrow. The churches host solemn services. The Assumption Fast is coming to an end. Popularly, this day is known as the First Immaculate and is believed to mark the beginning of autumn.

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