Mermaids were seen off from the village Sosny
People of the village Sosny celebrated pagan holiday Rusalie. According to popular belief, during the summer bloom mermaid go out of the water, walk around the neighborhood and go to the village. It is believed that if you hold a ceremony at this time, the grain yield will increase. Woman was dressed in attire from plants and send to corn. Then the villagers broke off the leaves with from girl's clothes and threw them in their garden. Traditional refreshments during the ceremony became a great scrambled eggs and pancakes. It was believed that after the ceremony mermaids will leave the village and within a year will not bother people.