The Russian president said the ban is helping Russian business.
More Russians live in poverty now than during the financial crisis of 2008.
The organization has further cut its growth forecast for Russia.
The protest will go on despite Navalny's recent imprisonment meaning he can't attend.
"Only the poorest people in Russia keep all their assets in rubles."
In comments that were part warning to Russia, where falling oil prices and Western trade sanctions have brought financial havoc.
The digital currency has faced scandals, theft and a lack of attention over the last twelve months
Russia's central bank raised interest rates by 6.5% overnight, but the rouble continued to plunge against the dollar
The 'Ukraine Freedom Support Act' passed by congress on Saturday seeks to put more pressure on President Putin
The Russian president said that Russia would not be broken up like the former Yugoslavia