Many Orthodox Christians around the world celebrate Christmas Day on or near January 7. This is because their churches use a different calendar to figure out when their holidays are.
What religion celebrates Christmas on January 7th?
Most Orthodox Christians for example, celebrate Christmas on January 7th as opposed to December 25th – today namely being the Coptic Orthodox Church (in Egypt) and the Russian Orthodox Church.
When was Jesus actually born?
The date of birth of Jesus is not stated in the gospels or in any historical reference, but most theologians assume a year of birth between 6 and 4 BC.
Which day is celebrated in January?
Important Days and Dates of January 2021
January is the first month it is marked with the Republic Day of India. Also, National Youth Day is being celebrated in this month.
Do Russians drink vodka?
Drink It Pure
Though vodka cocktails and mixers are popular, Russians prefer drinking vodka in small shots. Most Russians don’t mix their vodka with anything, not with juices, sodas, or even energy drinks. According to Russians, vodka is meant to be served pure and chilled.
Do Russian speak English?
Another reason why Russian is such an important business language — the vast majority of Russian people don’t speak English. In fact, only 3% of the population speak English fluently. The Romir research project found that, in 2015, only 20% can read and translate English with a dictionary.