Bobotează [Theophany]

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Today [January 6] we celebrate Theophany [Boboteaza] in the Romanian Orthodox Church.
[using the Revised Julian Calendar]

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calendar differences between Orthodox Churches:
orthodoxwiki.org/Church_Calendar
Eastern Orthodox liturgical calendar
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eastern_Orthodox_liturgical_calendar

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Julian calendar
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julian_calendar

Revised Julian calendar
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Revised_Julian_calendar

Gregorian calendar
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gregorian_calendar

Byzantine calendar
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Byzantine_calendar

Coptic calendar
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coptic_calendar

Ethiopian calendar
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethiopian_calendar

The Armenian Apostolic Church celebrates Nativity in combination with the Feast of the Theophany, putting Armenian Christmas on January 6.

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photo:
Biserica Sfântul Gheorghe Nou - New St. George's Church, Bucharest
consecrated in 1707 [the iconography is new].
www.monumenteromania.ro/index.php/monumente/detalii/en/Sa...

atelier_db, Ferry Vermeer, and 53 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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  1. OnlyNikon [deleted] 38 months ago | reply

    wonderful!

  2. photomaniac.. 38 months ago | reply

    Excellent, very beautiful.

  3. solar_is 38 months ago | reply

    so beautiful! .. love the composition!

  4. Splitti68 38 months ago | reply

    Really wonderful!

  5. dixie_law 38 months ago | reply

    What a stunning view straight up! But I guess that's the point isn't it :)

  6. Jesús Garrido 38 months ago | reply

    curiosa y bien hecha, buen trabajo

  7. TheBrumReaper 38 months ago | reply

    Postcard perfect!

  8. Katarina 2353 38 months ago | reply

    What a great view! Excellent image!

  9. dottieg2007 38 months ago | reply

    Gorgeous shot. I have to make it a favorite I keep coming back to it and everytime I see something else.

  10. +30 Alexis 38 months ago | reply

    Thank you for sharing this great series...
    I hope you had great time the past weeks!

  11. Ilka Christof 38 months ago | reply

    the tones, contrasts, colours and the nearly abstract Komposition - I Like this.

  12. alexandros9 38 months ago | reply

    fantastic capture!

  13. costagar51 24 months ago | reply

    Thank you for sharing this lovely shot.

    Historical and Architectural Gems Award

  14. gippi52 24 months ago | reply

    Thank you for sharing this lovely shot.

    Historical and Architectural Gems Award

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