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Editor's note: Russ Carnahan was a U.S. Representative from Missouri and a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee.
The cold war
He, in turn, is based on Korochun, the Slavic "Black God" of winter. This folk memory of what cold can do doesn't all come from ancient history, either.
Winter Solstice: Crazy Ways We Mark Shortest Day
The pagan Slavic holiday of Korochun, celebrated on winter solstice, was more like Halloween: Evil spirits were at their most powerful on this night, until the new sun was resurrected and defeated them.
GÂNDUL MEU. Părintele Constantin Necula: Mai are rost să vorbim despre fericire!
Două texte publicate de Gâ m-au resuscitat după rănirea Zilei Naţionale. Un supravieţuitor de la Periprava şi Gherla, Emilian Mihăilescu, şi un supravieţuitor al Holocaustului, Liviu Beriş, şi-au mărturisit fericirea.
Father Frost the Red Nose
Ded Moroz took after the Old Slavic gods: Pozvizd - the god of wind and good and bad weather, Zimnik - god of winter, and the terrifying Korochun – an underworld god ruling over frosts. The peculiar character of those pagan gods determined the initial ...

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