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On December 17, according to the National Calendar, Frost came to Varverin, writes calend.ru. This day marks the memory of St. Barbara Ilyapolis, who lived at the end of III. — Beginning of the fourth century. According to legend, he was born in Fenicia in the family of an influential idolatrous Diocorus. Varva was beautiful, and her father decided to lock her in the tower to hide her eyes..