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The general attitude that this is what fanatic old women do.Most people address to the God in a quick prayer to help at the exams or with health problems.The recent revitalization of religious identification and practice has been swift and strong among adherents of Orthodoxy, Islam, Buddhism, Protestantism, Catholicism, and Judaism, although many Jews have emigrated.

Today, Islam is the second largest religion, after Russian Orthodoxy, with at least 19 million practitioners, and among ethnic minorities most Tatars, Bashkirs, Kazakhs, Chechens, and Avars, are Sunni Muslim.

Buddhism was officially recognized in Russia in 1741.

It is the primary religion of ethnic Buryats, Kalmyks, and Tuvans.

Anyway people baptise children and order services for the dead as well as some other Christian rituals, but in many cases it is still caused by Orthodox cultural tradition.

The following Eastern Orthodox Church traditions are popular and often observed by Russians.Orthodox tradition teaches that icons have their origin in the first portraits painted of the Mother of God the Virgin Mary and child The tradition of painting icons started in Russia following the conversion of the Kievan Rus' to Orthodox Christianity in 988AD.