Theophany is a Christian holiday that celebrates the baptism of Jesus Christ. Every year, on 19th of January, people swim outdoors in order to reach the “Holy cross”, which is placed in water, 33 meters away from start line.
Orthodox believers in Serbia celebrate Epiphany. The celebration starts with the morning liturgy and than priests and believers form a procession going to the river where the tournament starts in which competitors are swimming to retrieve a crosse under the water. Today liturgy was held in Ružica church and after that, competitors were swimming in […]