Orthodox celebrate day of the baptism of Rus July 28

Orthodox celebrate day of the baptism of Rus July 28

Bell ringing united cities, countries and continents July 28. Day of the baptism of Rus is one of the major religious holidays in the Orthodox Church. It begins with a liturgy in honor of Prince Vladimir, accompanied by the ringing of bells. In 2015, Orthodox churches around the world picked up the festive melody simultaneously.

The idea of ​​this unusual music festival was born in Ukraine.

Today, the campaign with the symbolic title "Thank you, God" brings together dozens of states. Among these are post-Soviet countries, as well as the USA and European nations, including the Baltic States.