0 Likes

abbot cemetery inside2 valaam
Российская Федерация

Valaam Island. Abbot's cemetery. Interior.

Остров Валаам. Игуменское кладбище. Внутреннее убранство.

Copyright: Dmitry ruzov
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8126x4063
Загружена: 25/09/2012
Обновлено: 16/10/2012
Просмотров:

...


Tags: cemetery; valaam; church; orthodox
comments powered by Disqus

Dmitry Ruzov
abbot cemetery outside valaam
Dmitry Ruzov
Valaam SummerHotel OurRoom
Dmitry Ruzov
Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin in the Valaam Monastery
Dmitry Ruzov
Valaam St. Vladimir Skit
Dmitry Ruzov
central homestead hall
Dmitry Ruzov
Upper Church of the Transfiguration of the Savior Cathedral Valaam
Dmitry Ruzov
Lower Church of the Transfiguration of the Savior Cathedral Valaam
Dmitry Ruzov
Upper Church of the Transfiguration of the Savior Cathedral Valaam
Dmitry Ruzov
Lower Church of the Transfiguration of the Savior Cathedral Valaam
Dmitry Ruzov
central homestead refectory
Dmitry Ruzov
central homestead kare valaam
Dmitry Ruzov
inner monastry yard central homestead valaam
Zakirov Aleksey
Ice lake Baikal
Jeffrey Martin
The Strange Old Library (Místodržitelský letohrádek) - 3
Marcin Klaban
Abandoned school workshops
Luis Erantzcani
Amanecer en poza azul, Cuatro Ciénagas
UAV Puebla
Puebla Cathedral; Aerial View
Alexandr Sled
Lviv zakat
Libor Fettr
Rejviz World War Memorial
Joby Catto
Sylvia Plath’s grave at Heptonstall, near Hebden Bridge
B. Hamann
Green airglow and lightpollution over Roque de los Muchachos
Joby Catto
View from the stalls at Hulme Hippodrome, June 2013
Arroz Marisco
Planet of the Apes
Janne
Väänälänranta, Siilinjärvi by night
Dmitry Ruzov
Valaam SummerHotel OurRoom
Dmitry Ruzov
Upper Church of the Transfiguration of the Savior Cathedral Valaam
Dmitry Ruzov
Snt Alexander Svirsky Skit Inside
Dmitry Ruzov
abbot cemetery inside2 valaam
Dmitry Ruzov
central homestead hall
Dmitry Ruzov
Воскресенский (красный) скит нижний храм 2
Dmitry Ruzov
Valaam St. Vladimir Skit interior
Dmitry Ruzov
Upper Church of the Transfiguration of the Savior Cathedral Valaam
Dmitry Ruzov
Voskresensky (red) skit outside
Dmitry Ruzov
Valaam St. Vladimir Skit baptistry
Dmitry Ruzov
valaam i. konevsky skit
Dmitry Ruzov
Znamenskaya chapel Valaam
More About Российская Федерация

Just in case you mistakenly heard that it was all ice and snow in Russia, take a peek at the Big Bikini Exposition. This is right on the river Moskva in Moscow!Moscow has been the capital of Russia for almost its entire history. The exception is during the period of the Russian Empire, which lasted from 1721 until the Russian Revolution 1917. For these two centuries the capital was St. Petersburg. The Russian Empire was the second largest contiguous Empire in world memory; only the Mongol Empire had been greater.Check out what's happening north of Mongolia these days, in ChitaAlthough you may not have heard of Sochi, on the Black Sea, they're building up quickly and hope to host the 2014 Olympics.Other periods of Russian history include the Tsardom of Russia, from Ivan IV to Peter the Great, and the Grand Duchy (14th-16th centuries).The earliest period of Russian history was ruled by the Novgorod Republic and Kievan Rus, which was the first Russian state dating back to 800AD in Kiev.Modern Russia remains one of the world's superpowers. They launched the earth's second satellite, called Sputnik 1, and were the first country to put a human being into orbit around earth. (The first one is called the Moon.)After the breakup of the Soviet Union in 1991, Russia became a federal republic of 83 states.Text by Steve Smith.