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Louis Kahan
For this magical night

Saint Nicholas

From : http://3wings.tumblr.com/

THANK YOU SO MUCH R !:)))

The tradition of Saint Nicholas Day, usually on 6 December (19 December in most Orthodox countries), is a festival for children in many countries in Europe related to surviving legends of the saint, and particularly his reputation as a bringer of gifts.(via)

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The icon of St. Nicholas by monk Longinus, 16th century, Velika Hoca

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    聖ニコラエ。真っ白なヒゲのニコラエ翁は、ロバに乗ってやってきて、賢おしてたらオヤツくれはる。そーでないお子は、鞭でしばかれるらしい。
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    When I was a little girl, celebrating St. Nick’s night was always a much-beloved tradition. In my German-American famiy,...
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