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Celebrating An Orthodox Christmas

Today The Daily Picture Show travels from Ukraine to Germany, and beyond, capturing scenes of Christmas, a winter swim and more.

  • Ukrainian Orthodox Christians light candles during the Christmas liturgy in the St. Volodymyr Cathedral in Kiev.
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    Ukrainian Orthodox Christians light candles during the Christmas liturgy in the St. Volodymyr Cathedral in Kiev.
    Sergei Chuzavkov/AP
  • A Cambodian woman in Phnom Penh attends a celebration commemorating the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Khmer Rouge.
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    A Cambodian woman in Phnom Penh attends a celebration commemorating the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Khmer Rouge.
    David Longstreath/AP
  • The ice-breaker "Wilgum" makes its way through a frozen canal near Bolzum, northwestern Germany.
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    The ice-breaker "Wilgum" makes its way through a frozen canal near Bolzum, northwestern Germany.
    Nigel Treblin/AFP/Getty Images
  • Workers prepare threads for kite flying in anticipation of the Hindu festival of Sankrant in Amritsar, India.
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    Workers prepare threads for kite flying in anticipation of the Hindu festival of Sankrant in Amritsar, India.
    Altaf Qadri/AP
  • A mechanic checks his helicopter before the fourth stage of the Dakar Rally between Jacobacci and Neuquen, Argentina.
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    A mechanic checks his helicopter before the fourth stage of the Dakar Rally between Jacobacci and Neuquen, Argentina.
    Gabriel Bouys/AFP/Getty Images
  • A branch of a Woolworths store in Loughton, England, is closed permanently. The British retail institution recently shut its doors after a century of business.
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    A branch of a Woolworths store in Loughton, England, is closed permanently. The British retail institution recently shut its doors after a century of business.
    Shaun Curry/AFP/Getty Images
  • A man walks during a heavy snowfall in Milan, Italy.
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    A man walks during a heavy snowfall in Milan, Italy.
    Luca Bruno/AP
  • A swimmer prepares to compete during a winter swimming festival in Harbin, northeastern China's Heilongjiang province.
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    A swimmer prepares to compete during a winter swimming festival in Harbin, northeastern China's Heilongjiang province.
    Ng Han Guan/AP
  • Orthodox Christians in Thessaloniki, Greece, race to retrieve a cross as part of an Epiphany ceremony to bless the water.
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    Orthodox Christians in Thessaloniki, Greece, race to retrieve a cross as part of an Epiphany ceremony to bless the water.
    Nikolas Giakoumidis/AP
  • Cattle stand in the snow on a pasture near Linum, eastern Germany.
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    Cattle stand in the snow on a pasture near Linum, eastern Germany.
    Michael Urban/AFP/Getty Images

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