Red corner was the most important and honorable place in the house. In Russia, hut always lined up in a certain way, taking into account of the horizon, the red corner is on the east side, in the farthest and well-lit area. It was home iconostasis. It was considered important that at the entrance to the house, a man must first of all pay attention to the icon. In this regard, there was a saying, "Without God - not up to the threshold."