Eastern Slovakia
Slovak and Carpatho-Rusyn Christmas Traditions

Christmas Customs in Ukraine

Ukrainians prepare a traditional twelve course meal on Christmas Eve. The
family's youngest child watches through the window for the evening star to
appear, a signal that the feast can begin. Learn more about the traditions
of a celebration of a Ukranian Christmas through the links below.

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InfoUkes Christmas Traditions of the Ukraine

Transcarpathian Christmas Cookbook

Brama Ukrainian Christmas Traditions

Christmas Traditions in Ukraine by Oleg Baranovsky

McDonald's McJoyful Christmas in Ukraine

Background on Ukrainian Christmas Koliady

Ukrainian Sheet Music

YouTube - Dobry Vechir Toby - Ukrainian Christmas Koledy

YouTube - Christmas Day in Ukraine

The Art of Ringing the Church Bells

Eastern Rite Christian Icons - Great Gift Idea

1920's Ukrainian Christmas in Canada

Great Gift Idea - Babushka Stacking Dolls

A spider and web are often included in the decorations on Ukrainian
Christmas trees. A spider web found on Christmas morning brings good luck.

Unique Ukrainian Gifts and Collectibles on eBay

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