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The Unseemly Holiday

Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translation: Nora Seligman Favorov

Mar/Apr 2008
Russian Calendar
Page 21   ( 3 pages)

Summary: Where did this holiday come from? Why does Russia still celebrate it? How did it survive the Soviet collapse?

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