All the days of Holy Week the Church calls the “holy” and “great”. The first three are devoted to the remembrance of recent conversations Christ and his disciples. Worship the following days related to the suffering on the Cross Savior on Thursday recalled the Last Supper, and on Friday ?? the crucifixion of Christ on Calvary.
Passion Week ?? time of strict fasting. There are allowed only raw vegetables, fruits, nuts and bread, and on Friday it is better to do without food in a sign of mourning for the slain Savior.
On the eve of the Orthodox Easter, on Holy Saturday, April 30, NTV NTV.Ru and will show the descent of the Holy fire. Broadcast started in 13:45 .