Facts About Russia You Never Knew Until Now

Don’t shake a hand in a doorway

Russians have specific ways of doing things and this even includes a certain protocol for handshakes. While it is common to shake someone’s hand, never do it under a doorway.


Russians believe that doing this is a bad omen and in most cases it will lead to a fight between the people involved. If you find yourself in Russia, make sure to check your surroundings before offering someone your hand to shake.

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