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About 6 000 people took part in celebration of Baptism of Rus

The Participants of the religious procession of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church - Kyiv Patriarchate (UOC KP) reached the St.Vladimir's Hill in Kyiv, 112.international reports.

The head of the procession came to Vladimir's monument at about 12:50 p.m.

The whole procession was more than 1 km long.

The participants sang the prayers while walking.

Patriarch Filaret, the head of the non-canonical Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Kyiv Patriarchate, plans to take part in prayer on St. Vladimir's Hill dedicated to Christianization of Kievan Rus.

As reported earlier by 1492news.com, Religious procession in Kyiv: Security measures are extremely high. 

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