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(They should not be confused with pierogis, which are Polish dumplings, boiled and then fried and stuffed with meat, cheese, potatoes or sauerkraut.) Caviar, or ikra, traditionally made from the eggs of sturgeon found in the Black Sea or Caspian Sea, is often served on dark, crusty bread or with blini, which are similar to pancakes or crepes.
Blini are also served rolled up with a variety of fillings, ranging from jam to cheese and onions, or even chocolate syrup.
It has been speculated that they represent burning candles or vaults to heaven and often appear in groups of three representing the Holy Trinity.
"The third most popular religion in Russia after Christianity and Islam is Tengrism, a form of pagan, animistic and shamanic religion," said Christina de Rossi, an anthropologist at Barnet and Southgate College in London.
The most popular is Dolgang, spoken by more than 5.3 percent of the country's population, according to the CIA.
Other minority languages include Tartar, Ukrainian, Chuvash, Bashir, Mordvin and Chechen.
Here is a brief overview of Russian customs and traditions.
Russian culture places a high value on the homeland and on family, according to Talia Wagner, a marriage and family therapist based in Los Angeles.