莫斯科 – 縱使當地氣溫只有零下23度，數以萬計的俄羅斯人週六參與了主顯節落冰水清洗罪孽的宗教儀式。
In Russia， several hundred thousand Russian Orthodox believers symbolically washed clean of their sins With traditional ice baths. In the freezing cold – minus 23 degrees – women and men jumped into the icy water!
More than 165 000 people attended the ceremony in Moscow, according to the Russian Interior Ministry. In many places, the holes were cut in a cross shape in the ice. The water is blessed by priests before minds and souls are purified.