WITH BROADCASTING OF THE FILM “DANCE OF TROUT” TODAY STARTS THE CELEBRATION OF EPIPHANY
Most massive church- public event in R.of Macedonia as well as in the region, is the Christian holiday Epiphany, starting from last year, this event is in organization of Municipality of Ohrid and Debar - Kicevo Eparchy (Macedonian Orthodox Church - Ohrid Archbishopric), in cooperation with numerous institutions, citizens and organizations.
The program will start on 17th of January at the Culturе Center at 19 pm with broadcasting the documentary film "Dance of trout", an exhibition of underwater photography and other activities that will mark the beginning of the big religious holiday – Epiphany,
On January 19th, Thursday, when Ohrid expect many guests from the country and abroad, at 7 am will begin a liturgy in all churches, this will continue with holy liturgy at 8.30 am, and in 9:45 am will follow departure of the procession to the city port where at 10 am the cross will be thrown into the holy waters of the lake.
Traditionally, at 12 pm will be held the group baptism at Saraishte, as well as a blood donation campaign will take place at the dormitory “Nikola Karev” starting from 9 am to 14 pm.
On January 20th at 12 pm on Saraishte will be mark the Day of fishermen in Ohrid. During this celebration people will have opportunity to watching the preparation of the Ohrid’s traditional food - fish stew, and to enjoy into the sound of the music ensemble "Biljana Junior".