The christening of Christa-Reya took place in the Russian Orthodox church in Geneva.
Octavia posing with present.
The arrival of Christa-Reya in the arms of her mother.
The godparents holding candles.
Milena and her mother undress Christa-Reya for the actual baptise.
The little naked baby gets some oil rubbed on her.
Baptizo in Greek means immersion, so that is what happened, three times.
Drying after the baptise.
The procession around the font.
Some more reading.
Receiving the eucharist.
The father of Milena showing the icon while Christa-Reya is put in her new clothes.
Little party afterwards in the appartement of Milena.
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