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One of the calendar holidays. To XV century (possibly also to the adoption of Christianity) in Russia was advancing a new year on March 1 on the Julian calendar. In 1348 the Cathedral was held in Moscow, which is supposed to start the year in September rather than March, but the innovation did not stick.

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One of the calendar holidays. To XV century (possibly also to the adoption of Christianity) in Russia was advancing a new year on March 1 on the Julian calendar. In 1348 the Cathedral was held in Moscow, which is supposed to start the year in September rather than March, but the innovation did not stick.
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During New Year celebrations in the Kremlin ceremony held on commencement of a new summer "," On letoprovozhdenie "or" the multi-year health ". Ceremony began at about 9 am on the current account.

On the cathedral square, opposite the north door of the Archangel Cathedral, in front of the Red Porch celebrated with a big platform. Dais covered with Persian and Turkish rugs. Between the Archangel Cathedral and Ivan the Great on the platform shall be three tax - two for the Gospels, and one for the icon Simeon Letoprovodtsa. Before lecterns puts more candles, a table with a silver cup for the consecration of the water. Opposite the lectern placed two places: on the left for the patriarch, to the right for the king.

The Patriarch, accompanied by clergy came out on the action from the western gate of the Assumption Cathedral. They carried icons, crosses and banners. When the patriarch left the square, with the Annunciation porch out the king. Procession of the patriarch and the king was accompanied by the ringing of bells at the Ivan the Great. The ringing stopped after the patriarch and the king took their places.
The king went into formal attire. In 1679 Fedor Alekseevich began to take action in the Grand royal attire - that is, in purple, tiaras, Monomakh ". Entourage that accompanied the king was dressed in gold, that is, in brocade robes and hats gorlatnyh. By decree of 19 December 1680 on the celebration of the new year was supposed to come in gold Perizzites.
The king was applied to the Gospel and icons, its blessed patriarch. The patriarch in a special speech asked about the health of the king. King of the response it ended with the words "... God gave alive."

Clergy and nobles took place in rank in the places the king and the patriarch. Cathedral Square was filled with servicemen people. On the locker (platform) from Blagovescheskogo to the Archangel Cathedral stood steward, the lawyer and the nobility, followed by the guests. On the locker between the Annunciation and the Assumption Cathedral stood
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