Orthodox Christian Holy Week 2013 – Snaps Around the World

Holy Land: Scene from Holy Fire

Holy Land: Scene from Holy Fire

Syria: Aleppo Archbishop Mor Yuhanon Gregorios blessing the faithful, The pic was taken before his abduction by the terrorists

Syria: Aleppo Archbishop Mor Yuhanon Gregorios blessing the faithful, The pic was taken before his abduction by the terrorists

Greece: People watching Crucifix

Greece: People watching Crucifix

Constantinople: Pascha at Phanar

Constantinople: Pascha at Phanar

Canada: Holy Week Procession

Canada: Holy Week Procession

Bulgaria: Bulgarian Political leaders attendingPaschal Liturgy

Bulgaria: Bulgarian Political leaders attendingPaschal Liturgy

Egypt: Pope Tawadros II  leading Easter Liturgy

Egypt: Pope Tawadros II leading Easter Liturgy

Moldova: Orthodox Christians take part in Paschal Service

Moldova: Orthodox Christians take part in Paschal Service

India: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy receiving blessing during holy week.

India: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy receiving blessing during holy week.

Pakistan: Kids celebrate Palm Sunday

Pakistan: Kids celebrate Palm Sunday

Romania: Patriarch Daniel holding Holy Fire

Romania: Patriarch Daniel holding Holy Fire

Russia: Holy Week procession in Moscow

Russia: Holy Week procession in Moscow

Cyprus: Vesper at Cathedral of St. John the Theologian in Nicosia

Cyprus: Vesper at Cathedral of St. John the Theologian in Nicosia

Armenia: Supreme Catholicos-Patriarch Karekin II with kids

Armenia: Supreme Catholicos-Patriarch Karekin II with kids

Lebanon: His Holiness Aram seen along with Kids

Lebanon: His Holiness Aram seen along with Kids

China and Hong Kong: Orthodox Christians celebrate holy week

China and Hong Kong: Orthodox Christians celebrate holy week

USA: A Small Orthodox Procession during Holy Week

USA: A Small Orthodox Procession during Holy Week

Ukraine: Orthodox Holy Saturday Service

Ukraine: Orthodox Holy Saturday Service

Kazakhstan: Orthodox Christian gathering

Kazakhstan: Orthodox Christian gathering

Lithuania: Orthodox Church believers hold candles during the Easter vigil mass at the Prechistensky, the Cathedral Palace in Vilnius

Lithuania: Orthodox Church believers hold candles during the Easter vigil mass at the Prechistensky, the Cathedral Palace in Vilnius

Serbia: Faithful attend Holy Friday prayers.

Serbia: Faithful attend Holy Friday prayers.

UK: A Church service during Holy Week

UK: A Church service during Holy Week

 Indonesia: Palm Sunday  celebrations

Indonesia: Palm Sunday celebrations

Venezuela : Orthodox Palm Sunday

Venezuela : Orthodox Palm Sunday

Albania: Priest blessing Children inside Church

Albania: Priest blessing Children inside Church

Australia: Orthodox Holy Week Procession

Australia: Orthodox Holy Week Procession

Finland: Holy Saturday Service

Finland: Holy Saturday Service

Ethiopia: Women attend prayers

Ethiopia: Women attend prayers

Azerbaijan: Orthodox holy week Expo

Azerbaijan: Orthodox holy week Expo

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