Russian Christmas

On 7th January it was Christmas according to the Russian Orthodox calendar, there was a soft snow falling from the sky, and people were out celebrating in Lenin Square that evening.  So I wandered down with my camera to take some pictures.

Russian Christmas, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

Russian Christmas, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

Russian Christmas, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

Russian Christmas, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

Russian Christmas, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

Russian Christmas, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

Russian Christmas, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk