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Amazing Slavic tradition of Kupala well preserved in Belarus

Kupala well preserved in Belarus – Amazing Slavic tradition and the traditional Slavic festival of Kupala Night, (yes Pagan celebration) celebrates the summer solstice with overnight festivities. Kupala is celebrated in Ukraine, Belarus, Poland and Russia on the Gregorian calendar of June 23 or 24. People sing and dance before jumping over campfires believed to purge sins and improve health. via(source)

Women jump over a campfire during the Ivan Kupala festival in the town of Turov, Belarus on July 6, 2012.

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