How Orthodox Christams is celebrated around the world - BBC News

Share this & earn $10
BBC News
Published at : 24 Dec 2020
21967 views
247
28

Hundreds of millions of people are celebrating Christmas Day, as Orthodox Christians believe Jesus Christ was born on 7 January.
Dozens of countries - from Serbia to Egypt - have been engaging in festive traditions unknown to many around the world. The Orthodox faith goes by the Julian Calendar, while the other major Christian denominations follow the Gregorian calendar.
BBC Monitoring looks at customs observed by Orthodox Christian at Christmas time.
Produced by Alexi Peristianis

Subscribe to BBC News HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog
Check out our website: http://www.bbc.com/news
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/bbcworldnews
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/bbcworld
Instagram: http://instagram.com/bbcnews
orthodoxorthodox christmaschristmas

Dan Bongino gives promising update on Parler's battle with Big Tech censorship

Dan Bongino gives promising update on Parler's battle with Big Tech censorship

My Desk Setup Tour | Working From Home Setup

My Desk Setup Tour | Working From Home Setup

Missing You - Diana Ross

Missing You - Diana Ross

PUBG METRO ROYALE - WHY YOU SHOULD ALWAYS GO TO RA ZONE + GIVEAWAY

PUBG METRO ROYALE - WHY YOU SHOULD ALWAYS GO TO RA ZONE + GIVEAWAY

Brand identity guidelines. A walk through guide of a brand identity / logo guidelines document.

Brand identity guidelines. A walk through guide of a brand identity / logo guidelines document.

Gotye - Hearts A Mess - official music video

Gotye - Hearts A Mess - official music video

My First Youtube Paycheck + How To Make Money On Youtube 2018

My First Youtube Paycheck + How To Make Money On Youtube 2018

Fallapalooza: $2000 Fall Guys Duos Tourney - Group 2

Fallapalooza: $2000 Fall Guys Duos Tourney - Group 2

Top 10 FUNNIEST Auditions on America's Got Talent  Will Make You LOL😂

Top 10 FUNNIEST Auditions on America's Got Talent Will Make You LOL😂

♡ My Evening Routine with Chronic Illness! | Amy Lee Fisher ♡

♡ My Evening Routine with Chronic Illness! | Amy Lee Fisher ♡

ИГРАЮ НА САМОМ ХУДШЕМ CFG ft. disa (CS:GO)

ИГРАЮ НА САМОМ ХУДШЕМ CFG ft. disa (CS:GO)

MACTACULAR TV  SIGNIFIES THAT MALT LIQUOR IS SOLD TO KILL BLACK PEOPLE

MACTACULAR TV SIGNIFIES THAT MALT LIQUOR IS SOLD TO KILL BLACK PEOPLE

Brushing off the Rust

Brushing off the Rust

The poetry of misunderstanding: Ross Martin at TEDxEast

The poetry of misunderstanding: Ross Martin at TEDxEast

Terrible Injuries In Football 2020

Terrible Injuries In Football 2020

What Happened To The Assanti Brothers From My 600-lb Life

What Happened To The Assanti Brothers From My 600-lb Life

Coronavirus: UK variant 'may be more deadly' 🔴 @BBC News live - BBC

Coronavirus: UK variant 'may be more deadly' 🔴 @BBC News live - BBC

When you feel the music a bit too much...

When you feel the music a bit too much...

Bethany's Journey to MBU

Bethany's Journey to MBU

Happy and Strong Marriage by Dr.  Nyaj Looj Yaaj

Happy and Strong Marriage by Dr. Nyaj Looj Yaaj

Burna Boy - Money Play [Official Audio]

Burna Boy - Money Play [Official Audio]

10 Photos That Reveal Who You Really Are

10 Photos That Reveal Who You Really Are

Still feels like 2020 Livestream

Still feels like 2020 Livestream

NEW YEARS EVE Message from our greatest president Donald Trump #FightBack #StopTheSteal #Qanon

NEW YEARS EVE Message from our greatest president Donald Trump #FightBack #StopTheSteal #Qanon

THIS MAY BE THE MOST IMPORTANT GAME OF MY LIFE... GRAND FINAL! MLB THE SHOW 20

THIS MAY BE THE MOST IMPORTANT GAME OF MY LIFE... GRAND FINAL! MLB THE SHOW 20

For this idea, I spent 50 meters of profiled pipe. I was pleased with the result

For this idea, I spent 50 meters of profiled pipe. I was pleased with the result

Because It's Love Medley

Because It's Love Medley

Don Bosco 2 Bergen Catholic 1 Baseball | North Non-Public A Semifinal

Don Bosco 2 Bergen Catholic 1 Baseball | North Non-Public A Semifinal

How Astralis are Changing the Nade Meta around CSGO

How Astralis are Changing the Nade Meta around CSGO

Avicii - Waiting For Love

Avicii - Waiting For Love

L2Royale - PARTYFARM AND BOSS

L2Royale - PARTYFARM AND BOSS

Every time Boston Dynamics has abused a robot

Every time Boston Dynamics has abused a robot

Unlike Pluto - Dollar For Your Sadness

Unlike Pluto - Dollar For Your Sadness

Thank you in advance but I don't wanna dance || POVs

Thank you in advance but I don't wanna dance || POVs

The Importance of continually learning from others - people that have been there

The Importance of continually learning from others - people that have been there

Rod Wave - All Week (Lyrics)

Rod Wave - All Week (Lyrics)

Joe Tex - Hold On To What You've Got

Joe Tex - Hold On To What You've Got

4 Easy Steps to Fall Asleep FAST!

4 Easy Steps to Fall Asleep FAST!

the future of hey angel and other things we need to discuss

the future of hey angel and other things we need to discuss

TOP 10 CREATIVE PHOTOS in 2020

TOP 10 CREATIVE PHOTOS in 2020

What Is Debit Card || What Is Credit Card || What Is Atm Card || Difference Between Credit & Debit

What Is Debit Card || What Is Credit Card || What Is Atm Card || Difference Between Credit & Debit

5 Ways to Preserve Apples

5 Ways to Preserve Apples

JE JUGE VOS RELATIONS AMOUREUSES  // LUCASDORABLE //

JE JUGE VOS RELATIONS AMOUREUSES // LUCASDORABLE //

02 - Michael Jackson - The Essential CD1 - Abc

02 - Michael Jackson - The Essential CD1 - Abc

Ping Pong Masters

Ping Pong Masters

10 Bridge Failures Explained - how they happened

10 Bridge Failures Explained - how they happened

If you're happy and you know it

If you're happy and you know it

New 2021 FUSO Canter -This light truck is especially safe !

New 2021 FUSO Canter -This light truck is especially safe !

Showing how to cut back Irises.  It is time to cut your Irises back.  Fall Iris Care

Showing how to cut back Irises. It is time to cut your Irises back. Fall Iris Care