Scary Russian horror characters you didn’t know

Russian horror witch behind a tree

It’s that time of the year again, where you dress up in a terrifying costume and scare your friends: it’s Halloween. Of course, you know that every country has its own creepy and scary characters; like how British people have Jack the Ripper or the Austrians have ‘Krampus’. But what about Russia? Do the people… Continue reading

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Russian Halloween Celebration in St Petersburg!

Russian Halloween

Russian Halloween Celebration in St Petersburg! Russian Halloween celebrations are not as popular in Russia as it is in other countries around the world. The religious significance of the 31st October does not relate to the Russian Orthodox calendar, and some religious officials even think that the holiday is ‘Satanic’, so much so that I… Continue reading

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