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Religious or not, January 19th marks the day in which thousands of Russians dunk themselves in freezing waters for the annual Epiphany swim.
Winter is here, and ice swimmers are diving in across Russia.
This popular holiday tradition has believers plunging into ice-cold water… voluntarily!
Russia has its own way of marking Twelfth Night (Ephiphany). But as a Christian holiday it misses the mark.
Adapting to life in Russia? Comic books. Craving cuteness? Piglets getting saved from a fire. Not Russian enough for you? Ice swimming. And for good measure, zombies.
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