Badnjak - Serbian Christmas Tree. Tanjica Perovic Photography.
Badnjak is a yule oak branch brought into the house on day before Christmas and burnt on Christmas Eve, which is today (Jan 6th)! Which means tomorrow is Christmas in Serbia - as well as in Russia, parts of Greece, Orthodox Poland, Georgia, Ukraine, Macedonia, Montenegro, Patriarchate of Jerusalem (Julian calendar).
More about Serbian Orthodox Christmas traditions here:
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