The baptism in Vladivostok in a snowstorm

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The snowstorm did not prevent the residents of Vladivostok to fulfill Christian duty and plunge into the icy water Sports of the Harbor. Dozens of residents came to the Epiphany ice-hole at night, and brought their children with them.
The first swimmer was a brave man in shorts with the Australian flag. He broke up the thin ice covering the hole, and thrice plunged in water. It was followed by a woman, has been rolled up in a towel… And then dozens of other citizens. Men and women were immersed in water, some with children.

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