Shrines Of Zadonsk: A Trip From & Nbsp; Yelets - Unusual Excursions In Yelets

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Shrines Of Zadonsk: A Trip From & Nbsp; Yelets - Unusual Excursions In Yelets
Shrines Of Zadonsk: A Trip From & Nbsp; Yelets - Unusual Excursions In Yelets

Video: Shrines Of Zadonsk: A Trip From & Nbsp; Yelets - Unusual Excursions In Yelets

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In a small and cozy town on the banks of the Don, you will visit monasteries associated with the life and asceticism of the miracle worker Tikhon Zadonsky. You will find out who founded the ancient complexes and what legends have been preserved about local relics. Let's also talk about the prototype of the Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow, the mystery of Vasnetsov's frescoes and Pushkin's visits. Individual excursion for 1-3 people Duration 5 hours Children Possible with children How it goes By car 4500 rubles per excursion Price for 1-3 people, regardless of the number of participants

What awaits you

Nativity of the Mother of God Monastery Here, in the Vladimir Cathedral, rest the relics of the saint, to whom for three centuries they have come to bow from all over the country. I will tell you about the origins of the monastery and the two elders-schema monks, Cyril and Gerasim. You will get acquainted with the history of the monastery and understand how the life of "Russian Zlatoust" was connected with it. In addition, we will discuss which temple is the prototype of the Moscow Cathedral of Christ the Savior and which fish soup Pushkin tried in the local tavern. And we will pay special attention to a special monument - the monument to Mother in a small park

Other shrines of Zadonsk You will also visit the Theotokos-Tikhonovsky (Tyuninsky) monastery, where we will talk about the monastery founded in memory of the labors and prayers of Tikhon Zadonsky. And you will visit the St. Tikhon's Transfiguration Convent. The place where the skete used to be is called an earthly paradise: you will see a quiet and picturesque land where St. Tikhon loved to be. You will discover the difficult history of the shrine and listen to stories about the miracles observed here

In conclusion, we will stop in the village of Kashary, where you will see the churches of Mitrofan and Autonomus, listen to the history of the complex and the saints after whom the temples were named, and also find out who copied Vasnetsov, creating magnificent frescoes.

Who is the excursion for?

Travelers keen on the history of Russian Orthodoxy, pilgrims, as well as lovers of picturesque places.

Organizational details

The excursion is carried out on the customer's transport or on a rented car - 1500-2000 rubles, specify the exact cost in the order.

Venue

Start of the excursion by appointment. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.

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