VELYKDEN Easter in Shandro, Alberta, Canada On Good Friday there was clearly a ceremony within the church holding an ikon of Christ and also the plashchynytsia (altar cloth) but we never ever went. On Saturday everybody washed and groomed on their own and went early to sleep. At about 8 o’clock through the night they might awaken, liven up and all go right to the Ukrainian Orthodox church except mom who was simply kept acquainted with a baby that is little.
The males produced bonfire, which warmed the chilly evening atmosphere and enjoyed on their own by ringing the church bell. Read more