Serbian Orthodox Christmas Eve - Badnje veče

Stories from Bosnia and Herzegovina

2

It's quite a chilly and frosty morning on 6th January, here in the village.

The sounds of vehicle horns have been echoing for a few hours now (it's 0900 at the moment) across the valley. There is a convoy progressing through every hamlet in my immediate area, and this short video shows it passing our house.

The area I live in is predominantly Serbian Orthodox, and today, for the Serbian Church, it is Christmas Eve, or Badnje veče.

Watch with a 7-day free trial

Subscribe to 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 An Englishman in the Balkans 🇧🇦 to watch this video and get 7 days of free access to the full post archives.