Winter, Bikini, Black And White, Caucasian Ethnicity, Ceremony
Yekatrinburg, Russian federation - January 19, 2011 :: Young woman bathing in the ice cold water of lake Shartash, close to Yekatrinburg. The Epiphany, celebrated on jan 19 by the Orthodox Church marks the baptism of Jesus. On that day the water in rivers and lakes is blessed and has special healing powers. Russians make holes in ice and bathe in the cold water.