Many Celebrate Christmas Eve Tonight

Today is Ukrainian Christmas Eve, for those who follow the Julian Calendar.
Many celebrating the culture’s traditions will have a supper this evening comprised of 12 meatless dishes prepared with vegetable shortening or cooking oil.
The 12 dishes represent the 12 apostles.
According to the 2016 census, 1 million-359 thousand-6 hundred 55 people in Canada identify has having Ukrainian heritage.
143 thousand-7 hundred live in Saskatchewan.

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