Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People take part in a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People pray near the burial place of Saint Nicholas during a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People pray near the burial place of Saint Nicholas during a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People pray during a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People pray during a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People pray during a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People pray during a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People attend a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People pray during a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People pray during a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People pray during a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: The mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus held at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People take part in a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People take part in a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People take part in a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: The mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus held at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People take part in a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People take part in a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: Hrisostomos Kalayci from the Istanbul Fener Greek Patriarchate leads the mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

Mass for Saint Nicholas in Turkey's Demre Fotoğraf: Mustafa Çiftçi

ANTALYA, TURKEY - DECEMBER 06: People take part in a mass which marks the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus at the Saint Nicholas Church and Museum, in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya on December 06, 2018. ( Mustafa Çiftçi - Anadolu Agency )

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