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08.09.2020   RELIGIOUS TOURS AND PILGRIMAGE ITINERARIES IN UKRAINE
 

SOPHIYA KIEVSKAYA   KIEV-PECHERSK LAVRA   POCHAEV LAVRA   SVIATOGORSK LAVRA   ST. CYRIL’S CHURCH   ST. ANDREW’S CHURCH   VYDUBICHI MONASTERY   POKROVSKY   FLOROVSKY  VVEDENSKY   TRINITY MONASTERY OF ST. IONAS   KORETSKY   KITAEVO   GOLOSEEVSKY MONASTERY   TSERKOVSCHINA   FEOFANIA   PARHOMOVKA   ZVERINETS CAVES   ANTONY CAVES   DORMITION CATHEDRAL   SS. BORIS AND GLEB    HOLY TRINITY AND SAVIOR TRANSFIGURATION CATHEDRALS   PIATNITSKAIA CHURCH

 

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1. Kiev is the cradle of Orthodox Christianity of the East Slavs

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2. There’re a lot of churches per person here

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3. There’re 3 Orthodox Lavras here: Kiev-Pechersk Lavra, Pochaev Lavra and Sviatogorsk Lavra

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4. Kiev-Pechersk Lavra is 1 of 4 places of Virgin Mary on the earth

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5. The 1 of the 5 icons of Ancient Rus – Kholmsk icon of Virgin Mary – is in Museum of Volyn Icon in city of Lutsk

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6. Kiev is the place of Golden Doms

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7. Saint Sophia Cathedral is the oldest Christian stone building on the territory of East Europe

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8. Cave monasteries or simply Caves are hand-made fortifications with own underground monasteries, temples, cells and communication system

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9. Decoration of temples is wonderful architecture, original ensemble of frescoes and mosaics

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10. A lot of temples have great works of the distinguished artists such as N. Roerich, V. Vasnetsov, M. Vrubel, I. Izhakevich, M. Nesterov

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Welcome in Ukraine!

 

 
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